TRANSFORMATIONS: FROM PIECES TO FINISHED TOTE
Mom's jeans and dress with her tea towels becomes totes for her two daughters.
These clothes were never comfortable but now they make a great tote. Check out the sneaker tongues in the bottom.
Mom's hand knitted Icelandic sweater, with buttons from her collection, and her nursing pin.
A Misty Harbor raincoat, with an umbrella carrier and buttons on the bottom to protect it from the wear and tear of use.
Yes, these really were Oprah's pants.
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This woman's suit from the 70's made a nice weekender for this couple.
One laundy bag purchased from Oprah's Chicago store made two totes.
Trip souvenirs... Dublin pin and earrings (zipper pull); apron and Irish knit sweater; and a dress from a Liverpool charity shop.
Dad's Nantucket red pants, his tie from Bingo volunteering, and Mom's scarf came together to create this tote.
Made in Ireland, bought in Manhattan, a mother's cape travels the world
with her daughter.