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Holly B.

Very pretty and practical!


I second Holly. Those are really beautiful, Joanne! By the way, I'm so sorry I didn't send you a Christmas card. Too many school stuff to keep up with. I'm terribly sorry! I'll make it a point to send one next year!!


Beautiful, these are so perfect!


I would love to recieve that as a gift! Very Cute. You have some lucky friends.

Hope you had a Happy Christmas


Very pretty! did you embroider the initials by hand or machine?

Beth Penning

Wow! Where can I learn to make those? :-) They are beautiful and what a great gift idea. Honestly, is there a pattern you can point me towards so I can make a zippie purse or two?--(if they have a Sewing for Dummies book, I would be a strong candidate for it).

Merry Christmas!

Tammy S.

Those are absolutely beautiful!


THose are adorable, Joanne. Your friends are so blessed to have such a thoughtful and handmade gift.


You should think about selling these on your blog. I would definitely love one (or two or three!). They are really cute.


Adorable, just adorable!

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