UPDATE! Here is the template again! purse.pdf
After I made a few of the lovely paper purses that I blogged about on Monday and Tuesday, I gave them a good, long look and thought to myself, "Hmmm...what I can do with these?"
Well, let's take a look.
I added some rhinestones and added more flowers to the red purse to give it a little bling. I think it has an understated elegance now:
Adding rhinestones got me to thinking...I needed a new purse for a black-tie event that my husband and I were attending. I used some Designer Series Paper that I had left-over from Halloween, added some rhinestones, and cut up an old belt for the handle:
This next purse is my absolute favorite! It ranks second on my list of all-time favorite things I have made:
I like it so much that here it is from another angle:
...and one more...
You can use this design as a mailbox for Valentine's Day cards, or fill it with candy like I did below:
Or, My All-Time Favorite...
You Can Use It As Pet-Carrier for a Sweet, Little Stuffed Animal!