Pardon this interruption…

Pardon this interruption…

This past week, I picked up bags from my seamstress and let me tell you how happy that made me! These are created from the brown fabric I wove last fall. Love the browns! Check it out!

Messenger Bags

Messenger Bags

Close-up, please!

Close-up, please!

Earth tones make me happy!

Earth tones make me happy!

When I began this project, I started with the brown, patterned lining. It all came together after that!

Lining - voila!

Lining – voila!

Personal touch

Personal touch

And honestly, it’s all about the buttons! Don’t you think?

Must have cool buttons!

Must have cool buttons!

A touch of red!

The perfect multifaceted button!

The button makes the bag!

How cool is this one???

Happiness is a big, orange button!

Happiness is a big, orange button!

I had enough room to fit in a group of (4) Mini Bags. They are about 6″ x 6″ in size. Perfect for the summer season!

Mini Bags!

Mini Bags!

Sunny, little bags!

Sunny, little bags!

It's all in the details...

It’s all in the details…

It’s amazingly gratifying to see it all come together! Yay! Next up, let’s wrap up the necktie project, shall we? Talk to you soon…

Run 8 Mess Button 5

By |2013-03-21T15:25:48+00:00March 21st, 2013|Art|0 Comments

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Chris Acton is the President, Chief Weaver, and Jack-of-all-Trades for Acton Creative, based in NW Indiana. When she isn't weaving away, you can find her absorbed in a book while slurping gallons of hot tea.

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  1. Joanne March 21, 2013 at 3:34 pm - Reply

    Beautiful bags, Chris! I love your label, too. Great job!! ūüôā

    • Chris March 26, 2013 at 12:11 pm - Reply

      Thank you! It is so fun to see it all come together! chris

  2. Patty Pulliam March 21, 2013 at 5:16 pm - Reply

    Those are awesome!! Great work as usual lady!

    • Chris March 26, 2013 at 12:11 pm - Reply

      Thanks, Patty! I appreciate the compliment! chris

  3. Sonja Milojevic March 23, 2013 at 3:28 pm - Reply

    These bags are really beautiful! Gorgeous weaving.

    • Chris March 26, 2013 at 12:12 pm - Reply

      Hey Sonja! Thank you so much! That means a lot! chris

  4. SaffronSkye March 25, 2013 at 7:54 pm - Reply

    Gasp!!! So beautiful!!!

    • Chris March 26, 2013 at 12:13 pm - Reply

      That’s so sweet – thank you! It’s awesome when a plan comes together! chris

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