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new Clutch bag~~~
ok It's kinda like the collage clutch bag tutorial, but this is slightly different....I've not only done this with tissue paper, but done this with those Ikea napkins (with elephants,penguins, and various patterns.)Great to make and can be made to go with any outfit....ok the strap came crooked but it's the tought of the project that conts...>/////<

Posted by ♥ Mimi Foxtrot♥ from Cliffside Park, New Jersey, United States • Published See ♥ Mimi Foxtrot♥ 's 47 projects »
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  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 1
    Step 1

    first we are going to glue the tissue paper onto the construction paper and be careful of air holes...

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 2
    Step 2

    then you can try to put it into the paper protecter, cut it if it doesn't fit....then put in there.

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 3
    Step 3

    You can fold it into the bag-like postion but no sewing yet...

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 4
    Step 4

    Grab the extra tissue paper and a construction paper andcut a wide strip (not too wide and long )Then wrap it onto the folded clutch and see

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 5
    Step 5

    Then cut off the excess paper...

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 6
    Step 6

    Now time to glue it to the construction paper

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 7
    Step 7

    and cut the strip offf

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 8
    Step 8

    we put that strip into the plastic paper protecter (if need be you can cut off it off it sticks out of the plastic)and put the clutch on top of the strip

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 9
    Step 9

    This will be the strap...(correct?) and align it like in pix...

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 10
    Step 10

    when you have it on the angle you want pin it down ...but don't sew it yet we have to sew on the button first...

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 11
    Step 11

    have the button and a threaded needle at ready and take the bottm of the clutch and remove a pin to have it open and have the knot on the other side...

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 12
    Step 12

    when your done with that pin and sew the strap down until you get to the edge

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 13
    Step 13

    you have to cut off some plastic until it if justa flap on the strap...

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 14
    Step 14

    then use an overseeing stitch (the type that goes in loops...nothing?...google it...)

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 15
    Step 15

    and overseeing stitch it around...then continue on sewing down the strap...

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 16
    Step 16

    cleean and done..

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 17
    Step 17

    ~~MANGA~~~BREAK~~~~~

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 18
    Step 18

    pin the sides together and sew them up...if..theres an open part of the plastic sew it down (except for the opening of the bag...duh...)

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 19
    Step 19

    next is botton hole making...place the strap down on the button and remember where it is postioned.

  • How to make a recycled clutch. Shoe Box Tissue Paper Clutch - Step 20
    Step 20

    oversee-stich the hole so no frays(or such) and you're done!

  • Step 21

    ~~~~~OPTIONS~~~~~OPTIONS~~~~~~OPTIONS~~~~~:

    -Grab a white construction paper (as the tissue paper portion of this) and draw whatever the hell you want onto it....

    -insead of paper and plastic and glue use fleece

    -use a blanket stitch on some parts...

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slugy t.
slugy t.
why have u used plastic? i didnt get this part..
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blurrymind
blurrymind · Alameda, California, US · 32 projects
ahh! i see your spanish textbook! lol good idea using tissue paper it looks cute!
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
great idea, i love it, thanks for the tute!
cute to use the tissue paper, it gave yoour bag such a soft look!
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