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"Doctor Who" Inspired Messenger Bag

Lorrie McCullers
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December 22, 2018

Are you a Whovian? Show your love of Who with Joy letters!

I am the first to admit it: I am a big sci-fi nerd! I love lots of different sci-fi movies, shows, and books, but my absolute favorite is "Doctor Who" -- I have been watching it since the mid-1980's! A friend sewed this amazing messenger-style bag (that looks like the Tardis) for me, and I used Joy® Iron-on Embroidered Letters to add the finishing touch. You will need: Joy® Iron-on White 1" Letters Simplicity pattern 8274 -- Misses' Character Inspired Bags Appropriate fabric, bias tape, magnetic closure, etc.

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Instructions:

  1. Using Simplicity pattern 8274, create Tardis bag. I am the first to admit that I don't sew so I am not much help on this step! A wonderful friend sewed the bag for me using this particular pattern, but there are lots of patterns available for similar bags. You can also use a finished bag.
  2. Center the Joy® 1" white block letters on the bag's flap then iron in place following directions on the package. 
  3. Wear your bag with pride to your next convention!

You can find Joy® iron-on embroidered letters and letter sheets at your local craft store.

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