Another applique music bag.
The birdies in this one got fancier tails, red and pink...
and blue-green variegated Guttermann Sulky.
This bag also features mice with bead eyes. Birds or mice might have been enough from a compositional point of view but sometimes you just have to go for it!
I've been wondering whether anyone would buy a bag like this (we can all dream).
This one was made as a gift. One of the reasons I blog is to make contact with people who also like making things and I am really grateful for the support of other bloggers, so once in a while it's nice to be able to show my appreciation. Miss Patchy Rose this bag is for you - I hope you like it!
Finished just in time to link up with Finish it Up Friday at Crazy Mom Quilts.
This is really sweet - I am sure she will love it!ReplyDelete
Catherine, how sweet! Put my cat, Josephine hanging off the staff under the birds, and you would have what is a daily experience here. They flock above her and yell nasty things. I stand next to her so I guess I have become an object of their distain, too. The mice just run and hide. Oh well...ReplyDelete
this is gorgeous - I am sure people would buy bags like these - perfect for any music student :-)ReplyDelete
It's lovely - am sure she will love it.ReplyDelete
gorgeous applique work!ReplyDelete
wowser! that stiching is amazing!!!!ReplyDelete
I'm sure Miss Patchy Rose will love it! Gorgeous!ReplyDelete
Oh my word, that is so gorgeous! She will love it, am worried she will find my handmade items a bit lame now ;-) Thank you so much xReplyDelete
these birds are so cute! the variegated tail is my favorite!ReplyDelete
:) Kelly @ My Quilt Infatuation
And here it is all wonderful and finished, your appliqué is amazing, I just love it xReplyDelete
it looks great xReplyDelete
Fabulous bag. I love the tails. A lovely gift.ReplyDelete
Lovely bag Catherine, I am sure it would sell. Is there a local craft fair that you could try out to test the water as it were?ReplyDelete
absolutely gorgeous bag. A lovely gift and I too am sure it would sell.ReplyDelete
I'm sure they would sell well on Etsy, especially if were themed (how about a 'Three blind mice' bag, with the mice, and their tales in place of the notes?). I love the peacock too–the colours you've chosen are just perfect!ReplyDelete
Oh you must sell these - and this was my comment before you even posed the question!ReplyDelete
Another "oh so sweet" music bag!! Love the stitching!! I would buy this 'pretty' in an instant!!ReplyDelete
Lucky Miss Patchy Rose. This is adorable!ReplyDelete
This bag is so cute and fun!! So sweet birds and so fun to have mice as well! I think bags like this would sell in a flash!ReplyDelete
This bag is absolutely adorable! Little mice are my weakness. I love them! And I'm so tickled by your slow blog movement that I'll have to join. My finishes are so few and far between I'm almost embarrassed to have a blog. But I love it for keeping track of my finishes and having a record of the quilts I give away. It's also gotten me some great friends and I love peeking into their worlds.ReplyDelete
This is a nice bag. Really like the treble clef embroidery and the tiny mice. The fabrics on mice and pink bird are lovely. You should try selling the bags on Etsy. I am sure people would buy them.ReplyDelete
The birds are so lovely :)ReplyDelete
It is a beautiful bag. I love the birds they are colorful and the embroidery so neat. Well done. I think more than one person will be interested in buying a pretty bag like yours. I agree with Larisa, you should try Etsy.ReplyDelete
This certainly is the most wonderful tote I can think of and I saw that Miss Rose Patch was very pleased and happy with it. The birds are gorgeous and very inventive. I love them. and the mice too. I think you are really talented in sewing and you could easily sell those totes.ReplyDelete
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