You may have read my posts about bento. Or not.
I have amassed quite a collection of bento boxes and accessories - little sauce bottles, chop sticks and shaker jars, and an impressive library of bento recipes and books. But I never had a bag for my bento that I was truly happy with. Until now.
I found this tutorial for a wonderfully darling and authentic bento bag and decided I had to make one of my own.
I noticed from viewing the pictures others had posted of their finished bento bags they all seemed to use carefully coordinated fabrics. I chose instead to use up scraps of fabric but I still think my bag harmonizes nicely AND the fabrics are all from special projects so they serve as a reminder of other nice things I have made for myself or as gifts for others.
Here is my finished project.
Now, all I have to do is get back into the bento habit and be on my way!
By the way, I posted this here at madKnews instead of at It's My Food Blog because this post had more to do with crafting than with eating and besides, I needed a new post here.
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