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I rarely buy anything for myself. For one thing, I hate to shop! But when I got out my summer purse this year, I noticed that it was frayed and faded.
A few weeks ago, I decided to "commission" Woodersterman's wife to make a purse to my specifications. Click directly on the image above to enlarge it.
Go HERE, "Tails of a Purse for a Friend," to see some of the steps in the creation of the purse I requested.
In case you didn't know, Woodsterman (Odie) does wonderful woodworking. Last Christmas, Mr. AOW and I commissioned him to make the walnut weedpot as our gift for our neighbor who has everything:
Go HERE and HERE to see the steps in the making of the above weedpot.
Whenever possible, I buy products made by my conservative friends!