I had a quilting thread that comes mighty close to matching, and did sort of a boxy rope/twisted design around the monogram. It's similar to what I did on the other RAL, but "squared".Here is a close-up of one pocket:
I love that stitch and have used it a few times now. It has a good "impact" to it.
Here is a grommet shot:
You can also get a good look at the quilting I did on each block. I do this free-form, so no two blocks are the same.
As for RBB's RAL, I reversed the side panels from how I usually orient them, and have the featured fab on the outside. Here's a look:
I did sort of a wide twisted rope thingie on the sides and bottom. (The bottom is denim.) Here's a peek inside!
And last, but not least, here's the Hold the Phone! Bag:
Thank you for reading!