The Hippie Conversion Tote

The hippie conversion tote bag, is what I’ve converted from a 1970’s suede pillowcase to the year 2013.   I can’t wait to carry my new tote bag! I added the heaviest single sided fusible ultra firm stabilizer, which makes the tote bag stand firm and tall.  I bought the handles, and added a snap, with fabric lining from…

Hippie Conversion

While making my first tote bag, my mind started to drift to my next creation. My auntie gave me two suede pillowcases that I can convert into a tote bag. As my mind starts racing to the finish line, I decided that I’m going to use the blocking technique that’s very popular now, and in the 80’s….