Sunday, November 20, 2011

REMEMBER!!!

Remember these (I call them leather but they are not) straps I got at my mother's?

Of course you to, I showed them to you!! Just joking, this is coming from someone who can't remember where anything is.....


Well......it has gone from this....



to this!!!



Now I know you remember this (wink, wink)...I was teaching my young girls to blanket stitch. They each had to blanket stitch their initial and then I would make a tote for them. Well....this is the second one I got back. The other ones you have seen, I did by machine.


So, here is a picture of the front of the strap.

another picture of the front.....
This is what the back of the strap looks like!
Glad I could find a use for these.....

15 comments:

  1. Great idea Barb. Leather straps are quite costly these days.

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  2. Too cute! Your girls are so lucky to have you.

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  3. Nice project to do with the young women!

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  4. Aw, what a great project for them to learn on! I bet those will be used happily and maybe will inspire more interest in stitching! Have a restful weekend!

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  5. Great idea. I love using up what I have.

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  6. great find the straps look perfect

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  7. Looks great! I am a horrible organizer. I know I have something but always forget where I put it lol.

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  8. These look great and a good use of your strap material!

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  9. Nice use of the 'leather' straps! Happy Thanksgiving to you!

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