This purse lay unfinished in my work area for months. Argh, I thought having the blog would light a fire for me to finish projects on time. I tend to start, start, start, and then finish, finish, finish. I'm either in a starting mood or a finishing mood. Alas. Yet, as soon as that crisp weather settled in, I finished it.
Pattern is the One Yard Wonders Folklore Bag pattern.
I used a pair of grey wool pants from the Gap I found at a thrift store and some leftover green Moda cotton.
This is a close up of the reverse applique design I created on the front of the bag.
Someday, when I'm not spending each night canning amazing food from my husband's garden, I'd be happy to create a tutorial for this process. Ah, winter...