Notebook Handbag

Make your own designer handbag with a custom notepad, pen and money pocket. Ordinary box card forms the internal structure of the bag. An outer covering of decorative fabric adds strength and gives it that designer look.
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This handbag requires medium to advanced crafting skills. Some adult assistance may be required to cut and pierce the cardboard. To simplify this project, use Velcro or glue to attach a pre-made pocket or money pouch and note pad inside the bag.

Click here for full instructions.

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12 Responses to Notebook Handbag

  1. Chris says:

    Thanks for linking up at the Thursday SWEET HAUTE Share linky party, hope you stop by every week! I really appreciate your support and encouragement .
    You still have time, the link is still open!!!!

    Be Sweet~
    Christina at

  2. soha says:

    I absolutely love it! The fabric is so gorgeous and you have done a great job!

  3. Oh, this is wonderful!! It would also make a great teacher gift. Thank you for sharing at Sharing Saturday!

  4. Maria Matter says:

    very cool idea! Beautifully done!
    I’ll be featuring you this week @ Inspire Me Fridays, thanks so much for linking up!

  5. Sara says:

    fantastic, and love the fabric choice! thanks for sharing on craft schooling Sunday!

  6. This looks awesome!!! We would love it if you would link up at our linky party:
    Live every Wednesday to Sunday.
    Hosted by: Parrish @ Life with the Crust Cut Off Dana @ This Silly Girl’s Life
    We hope to see you there!

  7. That is exceptional! I love your work:)

  8. Lovely bag and I love the green fabric too. Thanks so much for the instructions!

  9. crystal says:

    What fantastic handbag, love this! :-)

  10. Debra says:


  11. Stacy says:

    My granddaughter is going to want to make this for school as soon as I show her! Grandma gets to help…gotta love it.

  12. Tammy says:

    This is a beautiful handbag. Well thought out. Your detailed instructions were impressive. I think I could follow along and do this.

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