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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawk-eye View Post
    Ya know ... you can just do the fold at the edges of the fabric (45 degree) and stitch that before sewing up the bag ... makes a good strong, non-fraying, non-nail polish requiring draw string exit!
    Okay. That makes sense. I will definitely keep that in mind. Thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jaydweight View Post
    Okay. That makes sense. I will definitely keep that in mind. Thanks.
    I added a sketch ... might help my poor explaination.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawk-eye View Post
    Ya know ... you can just do the fold at the edges of the fabric (45 degree) and stitch that before sewing up the bag ... makes a good strong, non-fraying, non-nail polish requiring draw string exit!

    I made a little sketch below ....
    Great! Thanks!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawk-eye View Post
    Ya know ... you can just do the fold at the edges of the fabric (45 degree) and stitch that before sewing up the bag ... makes a good strong, non-fraying, non-nail polish requiring draw string exit!

    I made a little sketch below ....
    I demonstrate that technique on one of my We Don't Sew vids. I think it is the one "making it your own" or something like that.
    I may be slow... But I sure am gimpy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ramblinrev View Post
    I demonstrate that technique on one of my We Don't Sew vids. I think it is the one "making it your own" or something like that.
    Where do I find that vid?

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    I may be slow... But I sure am gimpy.

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    Cool thanks.

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