I'm very excited about my new design! It's called the Pleated Messenger and features an adjustable shoulder strap so you can wear it messenger style or on your shoulder. I've been wanting to make a pleated handbag for ages and have experimented with different versions. I'm quite happy with my final result. Approximate measurements are 11" tall, 11" wide across top and 13.5" wide across bottom. Not too big and not too small with two interior pockets to keep your stuff organized. It will be available in lots of different fabrics such as hemp, linen and cotton. I've adorned the one above with vintage buttons for a more unique one-of-a-kind look. They will be available in my shop next week.
I've been working on creating a listing in my shop that will allow my customer to "build" their own purse. I am playing around with a lot of different ideas at the moment. The listing will include a choice of exterior fabric in several colors with a selection of coordinating cotton print fabric to choose for the interior of the purse. There will be a selection of my applique designs to choose from such as cherry blossoms, a bird on a branch, seahorses and more. I think my custom listing will be a great addition to the Pesky Cat Designs shop. If you have any ideas or suggestions I would love to hear from you. Wishing everyone a wonderful weekend!