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Making Bags
« on: December 27, 2010, 03:55:00 PM »
i got so bored this christmas holiday, esp with my 2 week vacation leave. i thought 'ang sarap magpahinga lang' but mas na stress yata ako na walang ginagawa. Hehe. Kaya i thought of starting a new hobby - bag making! started surfing the net on bag making. anyone here who makes bags as hobby lang? share share.
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2011, 12:14:20 AM »
I used to do this before, may mga binenta pa nga akong bags :)  I started making my own patterns kasi nag-aral din ako ng sewing dati.  Maraming resources sa bookstore at sa internet, check mo na lang:

www.marthastewart.com (or try mo din yung book nya na encyclopedia of sewing, although lahat ng patterns doon nasa website naman)
www.craftzine.com
www.craftster.org


Yung books ni Amy Butler ok for inspiration pero masyadong maraming materials na hinihingi.  Dami pang other books sa Fully Booked or pwede din yung Japanese pattern books na less than P100 lang sa National, ok din sya, depende kung anong bags ang gusto mong gawin :)

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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2011, 02:44:46 AM »
^sis humanity ka ba mg canvass? Yun yung pang loon ng bag right?
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #3 on: January 03, 2011, 04:37:49 PM »
Canvas? Meron ata noon sa divisoria. I also found that cotton twill can also work pero hindi sya gaanong matigas. Sya yung parang fabric ng slacks.

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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #4 on: January 03, 2011, 09:35:24 PM »
Thanks sis. I made na my first bag. Made from my sleeveless shirt na hindi na magkasya. Hehe. Cute.
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #5 on: January 17, 2011, 06:16:33 PM »
Ill join, I started making eco bags for my daughter's 1st party and my son's party in school.  Got good feedbacks and then I tried producing for Christmas season.  It did well.  Got 3 sizes only.  Im into studying more so I can have more products.  From my earnings last Christmas, may pang puhunan na ko. :)
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #6 on: January 17, 2011, 07:22:18 PM »
^sis what material ang gamit mo fir your eco bags?
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #7 on: January 23, 2011, 06:01:21 PM »
gusto ko din mag try gumawa ng eco bags. anong materials and san makakakuha ng supplies?

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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #8 on: January 31, 2011, 05:38:25 PM »
Mga Sis help naman.

I want to dye my old maong bag.

For the past few days, I was unsuccessful in searching for a store that sells fabric dye. Rit fabric dye sana.

I've tried National Bookstore (crafts section) and Ace hardware but neither of them has it.

Does anyone know where I can get one?

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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #9 on: February 11, 2011, 01:00:22 PM »
pa-join.. i made a bag out of mini-skirt..pero unfinished pa rin siya.. :) wala pa kasi handle though nakyutan naman sisters and mother ko.. ayun, nakatambak pa.. san kaya makakabili nung para sa handle?

^gusto ko rin nung eco bags.. di ba kacha lang yun?
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #10 on: February 16, 2011, 06:29:07 PM »
Subscribing! Gusto ko rin matutunan ito. :)
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #11 on: February 18, 2011, 03:25:52 AM »
sinubukan ko to dati, nawindang ako *LOL* pasubscribe baka may matutunan :D
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #12 on: February 18, 2011, 11:16:54 AM »
hi mga sis, may alam ba kayong pwedeng bilhan ng rings na ginagamit sa baby ring sling, parang related din naman sya sa bag.. hehe...
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #13 on: February 18, 2011, 11:38:01 AM »
^i'm not sure sis ha pero sa bookstores yata.. office supplies section
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #14 on: February 23, 2011, 12:52:31 AM »
Hello!

Found a fabric dye, finally! :)

Nakakita ako sa National Bookstore sa Glorietta 5. Venus ang tatak at Php4.50 lang ang isang sachet (maliit lang na parang lagayan ng tinging paminta).

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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #15 on: March 04, 2011, 11:38:16 PM »
^yan yung brand na gamit namin sa project nung high school para i-dye yung shirts.

San po makakabili ng tela for eco bags?
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #16 on: May 09, 2011, 08:37:55 PM »
Same here....just started bag making last year. It's just a hobby, sometimes I give it as a gift for a friend and they really appreciate it....kinda labor of love thing as what they always say.  ;)
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #17 on: August 25, 2011, 10:06:46 AM »
i want to make some book bags... kasi mabibigat books ko heheh.. but i have some difficulty with the piping e..
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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #18 on: August 25, 2011, 10:16:21 AM »
San po makakabili ng tela for eco bags?
sa divisoria. kacha na makapal

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Re: Making Bags
« Reply #19 on: August 26, 2011, 04:15:04 PM »
^^anong itsura ng book bags sis?
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