The March Bag is a fun purse sewing pattern that features one large exterior "kangaroo style" pocket.
It also has a small interior pocket and an optional magnetic snap closure.
You can customize it to be just your style with one of 4 different handle styles:
- Make your Own Fabric Straps (instructions included)
- Purchased Bamboo Handles
- DIY Leather Straps (instructions included)
- Purchased Sew-on Handles
Instructions are included to guide you every step of the way!
The finished bag is approximately 12" x 16"
This bag pattern comes with a series of video tutorials on the Riley Blake YouTube Channel.
1/2 yard for Bag Front/Pocket
1/2 yard for Bag Front/Pocket Lining
1/2 yard for Bag Lining
1/4 yard Bag Band
1/2 yard for Bag Front Contrast & Inside Pocket 1/2 yard Canvas
1 yard 40” wide Fusible Fleece
2 yards 20” wide Shape Flex Interfacing
For View A: Fabric Straps 1/2 yard fabric for Straps
2 yards 1” wide cotton webbing
For view B: Bamboo Handles 2 Bamboo Handles
1 yard of 1/2” wide sturdy ribbon
For view C: Pre-Made Handles 2 Pre-Made Sew On Purse Handles
Heavy Duty Thread
For view D: Leather Straps 52 inches of 1” wide leather belt blank - you can purchase this at a leather store very inexpensively. 4 grommets (I recommend screw together type)
Hole Punch for Leather same size as the grommets (I use a crop-a-dile, but you can purchase an inexpensive awl that will punch holes at the leather store)
Piece of plastic canvas to reinforce grommets on bag.
Jeans Needle - recommended
Fabric Safe Marking Pen
Magnetic Snap & a small piece of plastic canvas Binding Clips
Basic Sewing Supplies
The pattern is delivered to you via INSTANT download, in PDF format.
The printable pattern pieces are formatted for a home printer (there are only 4 pieces to tape together woot!!)
Pattern includes color photos of each step and detailed instructions to make creating your bag as easy as possible.
The pattern is in Adobe Acrobat format.
For a limited time get a FREE COPY of our Sunglasses Case Sewing Pattern with your purchase! (The pattern will be available to download with your copy of the March Bag)
After you complete your purchase you will automatically be emailed a link to download your pattern.
This is a PDF pattern and there is NO SHIPPING COST and nothing will be mailed to you. This is a PRINT AT HOME PATTERN.
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