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Sherri Haab's Designer Style Handbags provide you with all the techniques and projects for unique, fun, and elegant designs, from classic to retro. Beautiful pictures with colored instructions.

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Designer Style Handbags

Designer Style Handbags
Techniques and Projects for Unique, Fun, and Elegant Designs from Classic to Retro

Author: Sherri Haab
Pages: 128
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications
Cover: Soft
Item Code: 4W0288
Weight: 1.4 lb
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Cigar Box PursesDesigner Style Handbags makes it a cinch to create fashionable, one-of-a-kind purses and totes. Start with one of ten easy-to-sew bags, from a classic rectangular purse with two chic variations to a glamorous evening clutch that sparkles with sequins and beads. Don't sew (or don't want to)? Make over a plain bag with one of ten popular crafting techniques, including collage, polymer clay, photo transfer, and stenciling. Fully illustrated with clear, step-by-step directions. Designer Style Handbags has projects and techniques to satisfy every style and skill level, from beginning crafter to accomplished stitcher.

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Sherri Haab is an award-winning author, illustrator and designer who teaches classes in crafts and jewelrymaking She is the best-selling author of several crafts books for kids, as well as The Art of Metal Clay and Designer Style Jewelry, both published by Watson-Guptill. Sherri lives in Springville, Utah.

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Glam Evening Bag
FUnky Felted Purse
Getting Started
Multi-Colored Woven Bag
Choosing Fabics
Elegant Leather Purse
Linings & Interlinings
No-Sew & Embellished Bags
Handles & Straps
Cigar Box Purse
Closures & Fasteners
Clear Vinyl Scrapbook Tote
Basic Tools
Victorian Candy Tin Purse
Glues & Adhesives
Polymer Clay Purse
Sewing Techniques
Shimmmering Leaves Purse
Sew Easy Bags
Comic Applique Bag
Classic Fabric Tote
Garden Collage Purse
Oilcloth Tote
"Altered Book" Purse
Hoop Handle Bag
Pop Art Handbag
Woven Ribbon Purse
Polka Dot Clutch
Crocehted Purse
Patchwork Photo Transfer Bag

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