Special features:

  • front slip pocket
  • interior zip pocket
  • adjustable shoulder straps
  • useful top handles

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

+ Approx. Finished Dimensions: 11 ½” wide x 15” tall x 5” deep (29 cm x 38 cm x 12 cm)

Materials needed:

Requirements based on 44”-wide fabric.

  • 1 m Exterior Fabric
  • 1 m Lining Fabric
  • 1.8 m Fusible Woven Interfacing (Pellon SF101- 20”-wide)
  • 1 m Medium Weight Fusible Interfacing (Pellon 809 – 42”-wide)
  •  0.4 m Foam Stabiliser  or  Pellon Flex-Foam)
  •  3.8 cm wide rectangle rings
  • 2 x 1 ½” (3.8 cm) wide strap sliders
  • 1 x 22” (55 cm) zipper for top closure
  • 1 x 8” (20 cm) zipper for interior zip pocket
  • 1 m of 1” (2.5 cm) wide cotton or poly webbing for top handles
  • 2.2 m of 1 ½” (3.8 cm) wide cotton or poly webbing for straps
  • 3.2 m straight-grain ½” (12 mm) wide double fold binding

Recommended Fabrics: canvas (7-9 oz. weight) or waxed canvas (10-12 oz. weight) for exterior fabric, quilting cotton for lining fabric

Additional supplies + tools: Polyester thread, water-soluble pen or tailor’s chalk, cutting mat, ruler, rotary cutter, size 90/14 or 100/16 Denim or Microtex needle, (Optional) 2 1/4” wide x 1 ½” tall (5.7 cm x 3.8 cm) piece of leather for patch, (Optional) 2 rivets – 8-9 mm head with 6-8 mm posts (and corresponding setting tool)

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