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Handy, classy, cute, red and gold make-up organizer bag
For easy access to you make-up on the go this bag is perfect.

Posted by Fashionista Baby from U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, United States • Published See Fashionista Baby's 7 projects »
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  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 1
    Step 1

    Gather the materials you'll need for the project.

  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut out a larger shape of fabric
    (Note: This will not be used for the exterior of your bag. Otherwise string pieces will show through your finished bag). Then cut out a smaller shape of fabric and put it on top of it. Fold in the sides and iron them to be pressed down neatly

  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 3
    Step 3

    Cut out an even smaller square to be used as a pocket and fold in three sides then pin them down. Leave one side unfolded for the opening of the pocket.

  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 4
    Step 4

    Cut out a piece of plastic to be used for the lipgloss/lipstick pockets and pin them down. Put your lipgloss in the pocket to see if it can fit. Sew a slightly larger pocket for an extra pocket to put even more lipgloss or mascara in.

  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 5
    Step 5

    After sewing the pockets onto the red and white fabrics, cut out a bigger piece of fabric for the exterior of the bag and sew the fabrics together. Fold in the fabric pieces to avoid loose string pieces from the material before you sew.

  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 6
    Step 6

    Your bag should look like this once you've sewn the sides in.

  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 7
    Step 7

    Add ribbon, lace or any long piece of fabric and glue it to the bag of the make-up organizer.

  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 8
    Step 8

    Add any extra decorations to your bag if you desire.

  • How to sew a roll-up pouch. Make Up Organizer - Step 9
    Step 9

    Tie the ribbon to close the bag and you'll have your very own handy make-up organizer bag

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Aira D.
Aira D.
I love this. Happy I'll make one for myself and another for my mom. Thanks!
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Roxanne M.
Roxanne M. · Chicago, Illinois, US · 27 projects
im deffinately making this!
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Heatherr M'Kay
Heatherr M'Kay · 10 projects
I'm going to make one for my friend. My make up wont fit in there.
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DIS.AR.RAY
DIS.AR.RAY · Las Vegas, Nevada, US · 32 projects
Thats cute. I'm going to make that, except I'm going to make a zipper for eyeliner and shadow as well. Thanks for the idea Happy
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M.a.r.i.s.o.l.
M.a.r.i.s.o.l. · Los Angeles, California, US · 15 projects
GREAT JOB!!!
question, what kind of plastic did you use? like where did you get it from?
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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1420 projects
Great how-to, I'm going to make one for my bag.
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Boo_its_Brittany
Boo_its_Brittany · Long Beach, California, US · 182 projects
I need one of these.
haha.
Thanks for the how to Happy
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CO + K User

Very nice, thankyou. =)
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