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March Bag Sewing Pattern | Digital PDF Pattern


About the Pattern

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" 


Skill Level:

Advanced Beginner.

Video Tutorial

This bag pattern comes with a series of video tutorials on the Riley Blake YouTube Channel. 

Supplies Required

Fabric Requirements:

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
Embroidery Needle
Heavy Duty Thread
Recommended: thimble

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
Fray Check
Magnetic Snap & a small piece of plastic canvas Binding Clips
Basic Sewing Supplies

Pattern Delivery

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.


If you'd like a PRINTED PATTERN instead. Please visit THIS LISTING.