Hooray! The reticule turned out well. I finished off the sewing while nursing a nice chai latte in town. Who needs Mulberry when you could make yourself one of these babies? Not sure if I could take it clubbing though.
The workshop was thoroughly fabulous. Check out http://www.charlotterainecorsetry.co.uk/ for more info. While trawling the web for anything similar, I came across this hilarious knitting pattern http://janitesonthejames.blogspot.com/2009/07/are-you-crafty-create-your-own.html