Loose seed and bugle beads, in various colors, $1.75 for 7.5 g, firemountaingems.com. Circle bugle-bead trim, 1", in Gunmetal (#20219), $16 per yd., and cut bugle and seed bead trim, in Gold (#14688), $12 per yd., mjtrim.com. Various fabrics, by B&J Fabrics, 212-354-8150, and NY Elegant Fabrics, 212-302-4980. Spray n Bond Basting Adhesive, $15 for 5.6 oz., quiltingwarehouse.com.
Left: Leather small pouch, in Gold, $20, baggu.com
Stitch seed beads, bugle beads, and sequins onto smaller piece of fabric, or glue beaded trim directly onto bag. If the fabric has a pattern, accentuate it -- outline a polka dot with sequins, echo stripes or plaids with bugle beads, or dot seed beads onto flowers.
Left: Leather small pouch, in Black, $20, baggu.com