Contest vote link.
As I said before I wanted to do more bags for the "Make It Yours" Sewing Contest. This is my second try at it.Here are the links to the pattern and contest rules ( pattern is free, entering the contest is optional ):
For some time now I wanted to try do my own owl bag. I've been putting down on a list all kind of ideas for it but I didn't had the courage to try it until today. Deby's pattern seemed pretty good for it and I already had a try at the pattern so I had the confidence needed to make a few small changes. Some of this ideas involved a lot of work but I took the easy way... I took out all my fabric and start looking for prints I can use. Here are the fabrics I selected :
Here is how I did it: ( the picture not the best - it was night .... )
I did another copy of the pattern, folded it as the final bag will be and start drawing... After that I did 2 small cuts in the pattern :
Take a look at the picture with the 2 pattern unfolded and overlapping to get a better understanding:
the result seemed a bit to plain so I glued a few felt accents.
The final result: