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  • Tammi Gemaehlich

    CUTE CUTE IDEA!! up-cycle cargo pants into a messenger bag. Sew cool! #recycle #diy

  • Donna B

    messenger bag tutorial (made from an old pair of cargo pants) Trying this ASAP -- I think if I add 1 1/4 inch to the flap dimensions, I can sew the flap and lining together and skip the bias tape entirely. Will see how that works. Otherwise I'll need to make bias tape....

  • Carol Essex-Whitt

    Messenger bag from cargo pants tutorial. I have the perfect pants for this project.

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