Make a Pretty Purse from Old Ties

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It’s a Lovely Way to Preserve Memories!

This beautiful bag is a wonderful way to put old ties to good use and at the same time honor the loved one who wore them. You can also use ties from the thrift store for a charming conversation piece that is sure to attract attention.

Start with two ties in coordinating colors that can be pressed open with no signs of wear along the folds. Layer one on top of the other for the flap of the bag and use the rest of the ties to form the body.

Necktie Purse Pattern

Any color theme will be great so have fun making your own unique version.

Necktie Purse Pattern

The finished purse, designed by Martha Major from Martha’s Market, is 8.5″ x 7″.

Click here to purchase the “Necktie Purse” pattern.


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