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Beach Cottage Inspirations

Inspired by beach cottages and seaside towns, I decided to purchase cotton ticking and create a collection of bags with this classic fabric. I lined the interiors with a sweet vintage-look cotton print in cream with tiny roses. The straps are made with heavyweight cotton webbing in cream. These bags will be perfect to take with you on a cruise or a trip to a seaside town. Perhaps a Greek Island?! They will be available in the Pesky Cat Designs shop this afternoon. Stay tuned.

Comments

Kristin said…
Gorgeous fabric. I could use it here right now. As you know, it's still crazy hot in FLA!
Yael said…
Wow Elisa, they look so stylish!!!And your workmanship is perfect as always!!!
Loddelina said…
Beautiful fabric, I love the two buttons and the way you combined horizontal and vertical stripes!
Those are fabulous!! Definitely reminds me of the beach.
Sandrine said…
Oh yes they make me feel like I want to go and have lunch in that picture you included!!Great work Elisa and thanks for your nice and encouraging comments!
Charlotte said…
Wonderful fabric and design... I specially like the combination between the inside and outside fabric. I've been posting about the beach lately so this looks very tasty! Great work as always!
Esme said…
I really like the stripes.

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