Drawstring Bag 04/2017 #136
QUICK & CHIC! Note: This pattern is a draft-it-yourself pattern, download the diagram for free below and click the post to see how to make.
This patchwork-look drawstring bag is so quick to sew that it can instantly be put to good use. What does it carry? Our gym clothes or necessities for an evening out …
Download the drafting diagram below and see how to sew the bag together here
Scraps of various fabrics and/or leather. Plain cotton fabric for the back of the bag.
Amount of Fabrics
Original fabric/requirements: Black cotton fabric: 1.00 × 0.50 m (1 1/8 × 5/8 yds). Black and white striped cotton fabric: 0.60 × 0.50 m (3/4 × 5/8 yd). Salmon coloured satin: 0.45 × 0.45 m (5/8 × 5/8 yd).
- 3 different fabrics (see above)
- Small piece of metallic leather
- Zipper 16 cm (6") long
- Seam tape (T10 from Vilene/Pellon)
- 4 metal eyelets with washers Ø 8 mm (¼")
- Hole punch
- Chalk pencil
- 3.50 m (4 yds) of cord (Ø 5 mm/ 3/16")
- Fusible web
- Tape measure
- Clips (buy here)
- Piece of buckram
- Safety pin
- Draft-it-yourself template (download below)
This pattern doesn't include seam allowance
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