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I decorated these tote bags for my daughters for Christmas. They come with the design printed in black & are made to paint/color & embellish. I used various fabric markers & embellished with Swarovski hotfix flatbacks. They liked them!
I haven’t posted my jewelry creations in a while simply because I have been avoiding photographing anything! I really need to get after it & post in my Etsy shop. No photos + no descriptions = no sales,


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  1. BJSue
    BJSue says:

    I never comment but have to because these are soooo pretty! I know they are even nicer than the photo because of the embellishments that you added. Thanks for sharing.

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    Moogie says:

    Oh BJSue, you honor me❤️ If you create your own jewelry, we would love for you to share. I truly appreciate your compliment.

  3. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Moogie, I can see why they liked their gift. I’ll bet they loved them. BJSue, please feel free to comment on posts and making some posts of your own. We love to have newcomers added to the family.

  4. kye
    kye says:

    These are so beautiful! I love the colors you used, especially the pop of bright green. I know what you mean about taking photographs. It is easy to put that off. Sometimes I really dread trying to photograph necklaces.

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    Fresh Baked says:

    I can see why your daughters would love these bright, colorful design totes. The coloring is so perfect!

  6. S KatollakaSue
    S KatollakaSue says:

    Every artist needs a change of pace, and you found a winner. I can see why the recipients loved them – great color use and wonderful embellishments!
    BJSue, welcome, and comment.

  7. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    These colorful designs are so eye-catching, especially with the added Swarovski embellishments. You did a fantastic job with the choice of colors–perfect contrasts within. I can’t believe you filled in the color yourself–flawless execution. I would have been outside the lines for sure!

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    Moogie says:

    Thanks Limabuddies!
    Crystal, it must have been that kindergarten teacher who made me start over because she said my coloring was too sloppy. I couldn’t convince her I was going to clean it up!!

  9. Poms Forever aka Donna
    Poms Forever aka Donna says:

    Moogie, how I love these designs and the colors you choose are just divine. They remind me of stamping a Madalla design on metal. I have tried but have not mastered. I am back my Lima buddies and hope to start posting regularly. Missed you guys.

  10. Poms Forever aka Donna
    Poms Forever aka Donna says:

    Gee, I need to take my time. Does Madala only have one “L”? LOL

  11. Annabel
    Annabel says:

    Oh wow these are awesome, Moogie! I love tote bags. And those patterns are yummy!

    It’s such a good idea for a gift.

    Ooohh I wonder if you could do those and embroider them with the teeny little seed beads in matching color? Although I’d end up going blind even trying.

    I love the colors and I adore those patterns and the crystals just make them pop. These are totes beautiful bags! Get it? Geeett it? :D

    Yes, that’s right, I’ve had zero sleep for 3 days..

  12. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    WOW! Now that is some color! Love ‘em both.

  13. BJSue
    BJSue says:

    Thanks for welcoming me!! I’m looking forward to posting jewelry in the future.

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    Moogie says:

    Welcome back Donna!! Missed you. Can’t wait to see some of your creations.
    I noticed several of our Limabuddies showed up again. Missed you too, LRC!

    Annabel, I hope you get some sleep! I suppose a person who likes to sew seed beads could fill in the spaces with them. But that would not be me!! Although I do want to embroider around cabochons some. I did one trial & it wasn’t too difficult.

    BJSue, bring it on:)!!

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