Strange how things work out! I like bags but never find the time to make my own, then at a recent conference for the day job I noticed a colleague with a gorgeous felted bag. The next day she had a different bag - I had to ask where they'd come from and it turns out she made them. Instant commission! Debs bags were in marbled yarns which aren't my favourite so I looked round for something bright, this is the result:
The clever fastening is made from buttons linked together with metal rings.