Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Coffee Anyone?

I finished a Super Shopper yesterday; a friend wanted a tote to give as a Christmas gift. She asked for bright, bold and fun. I put two groupings together and sent her the photos. I offered her a choice of the fabs my trusty Guide Dog for the Color Blind is displaying at this link ... or this grouping:

She went with mine. I mean "with the coffee prints." Here's a look at the front:

...and the back:

The straps are over-the-shoulder length, like on Shelli's. I think the yellow/gold really adds some excitement to the tote!

Here's a shot that shows you the pocket details and the quilting.

I used a King Tut variegated thread this time; it was my first time with the King. Loved it. It's 923 "Fahl Green". Very nice. Here's another look:

A very pleasant quilting experience. Here's a look at the strap detail:

The strap color really works. I tried others, but they were sort of "decaf in a caffeinated world". :) They got lost, really. These are just as bold as the bag, but don't compete. "A good blend", in keeping with our coffee talk.

Here's a look inside:

I actually forgot I had this fab, yet it's a companion piece to some of the others I used! I was SO happy to "find" it. I bought it for a Stack and Whack that I know I'll never do and it was just PERFECT for the lining of this Super Shopper! Yea!

Thanks for the order - and thanks for reading!


  1. Yumm... Makes me want coffee right now! Another stunning bag!

  2. Huffle wants this one. How does Zim feel about it?

  3. Wow! I adore those colours, wonderfully vibrant choices and the straps are beautiful in the gold.

    Thank you for taking the time to show us!

    Been missing from the blog world due to huge computer probs! But all seems ok now, fingers crossed. Lots to catch up with though! ;0)

    Jeannie x


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