* bird zip

Posted on July 13th, 2005 by maitreya. Filed under Sewing/Fabric Crafts.

I made the matching zipper pouch to go with my bird bag. I wish I had a nicer fabric for the wing, but otherwise I’m pretty happy with it.



18 Responses to “bird zip”

  1. hillary Says:

    wow! so cute, great job! I bet you’ll get a lot of compliments on that bag when you’re out and about.

  2. Amanda Says:

    Lovely bag and wallet!

  3. amy k. Says:

    looks so good. dang it-I really need to make one now! it turned out so well, people are going to want to buy it off your arm!

  4. moki Says:

    It’s an incredible bag! I think the wings make a nice contrast in texture. Very neat!

  5. kelly Says:

    Very cute! Such a nice pair of happy little birds!

  6. hannah Says:

    oh the bird zip is awesome! and your tiny gardens are so pleasing to me, i cant quite explain why, but i feel like i could look at a hundred different tiny gardens and not get tired of them!

  7. laura r. Says:

    i love that so much.

  8. sue Says:

    please…you have to tell me where you got the japanese pattern book. i must know! that bag is soooooooooooo amazing and i think the fabrics you chose perfectly suits the style. japanese pattern books are taking over my life and i must own ALL of them!!! i don’t know where to start…any clues?

  9. tania Says:

    oh that is just the prettiest thing!

  10. Maitreya Says:

    Thanks everybody! The book and my others, with links to Amazon Japan, are on my library page. I bought this one in the Japanese mall in San Francisco.

  11. Lindsey Says:

    SO CUTE! The bag and pouch are really inspiring me to learn how to sew!

  12. lyn Says:

    It’s very lovely and look at that PERFECT zip insertion ! I’m still to frightened to attempt it.

  13. Débora Figueiredo Says:

    It´s such a beautiful bag…I love the pouch bird :)

  14. mrspilkington Says:

    gorgeous bag and pouch; great fabrics and such personality!

  15. myra Says:

    I love it so much! Now I really have to make one for myself!

  16. Barb Says:

    That’s adorable. So unique.

  17. Matsee Says:

    so nice


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