Here is the outside of the purse - before I added the pockets.
Here are the outside pockets.
This is the inside of the bag with the 'extra' pockets I needed to add.
Here are the layered pieces - with the extra long straps.
Purse with matching wristlet - personalized with her name embroidered to both the front and the back (the other front). I could have stopped here - but I was having way too much fun.
P.S. Love you my dear, dear friend!
P.S.S. No worries about my friend discovering her gift before her birthday, I've been on her butt for the past year to get connected! She'll eventually see this post - but hopefully it will be after I give it to her.