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Create your own stunning patchwork pocket tote bag using this PDF pattern.
!! PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A MEASURE AND CUT PATTERN MEANING THERE'S NO NEED FOR TEMPLATES AS THE PATTERN WORKS BEST WHEN ALL THE PIECES ARE CUT USING ROTARY CUTTER, MAT, AND ACRYLIC RULER !!
DIMENSIONS: 11'' wide x 13 1/2'' tall x 3'' deep
You will receive 11 pages of clear, easy to follow step by step instructions and color photos to make this tote bag.
DIFFICULTY LEVEL: intermediate (previous experience with patchwork, zippers, and rivets is highly recommended)
large patchwork exterior pocket
interior zipper pocket
main zipper closure
optional leather straps
MATERIALS NEEDED: (fabric requirements are based on 42'' wide fabric)
fabric A (Essex linen for main exterior panels + pocket squares): 3/4 yard
fabric B (twill, denim, or quilting cotton for bottom exterior panel): ¼ yard
(1/2 yard if making your own fabric handles)
eighteen (18) - 2 ½'' print squares for front pocket
fabric C (quilting cotton for lining): 3/4 yard
medium weight fusible interfacing: 1 ½ yard
10 ½'' x 14 ½'' piece of fusible fleece
one (1) - metal snap closure size 20
14'' long metal or nylon zipper for main closure
7'' long metal or nylon zipper for lining pocket
*leather handles: two (2) – 3/4'' x 24''
(optional) 6mm or 8mm rivets: four (4)
cutting mat, ruler, and rotary cutter
Wonder clips and/or pins
disappearing fabric marker or fine chalk pen
small sharp fabric scissors
leather hole punch + rivet setting tool (optional)
* * * * Please note, there are no refunds on instant download patterns.
* * * * Buying this pattern allows you to make and sell items on a small, handmade scale (please credit sotak patterns in your written description).
Thank you for your purchase. Please let me know if you have any questions. Svetlana