The Whimsy Bag is a great all-purpose tote. With six large exterior pockets, this bag is ideal for everything from a sewing tote to a diaper bag. Fill this easy to make bag with whatever meets your whimsy. Features: Six large exterior pockets, lined interior and padded handles. Finished size approx: 17" wide x 11" height.
Basic Skills Necessary:
Rotary cut project, no pattern pieces provided.
An even-feed or walking foot may be helpful.
This project is designed to be made using 100% quilting cottons.
The Whimsy Bag is a great all-purpose tote. With six large exterior pockets, this bag is ideal for everyday and everything.
The Whimsy is one of our easiest tote projects. Construction is similar to making a placemat, but with pockets and handles. That way all the edges are finished! Then simply fold in half and stitch side seams.
Fabric recommendations: The entire bag is made from just three fabrics. Choose coordinating prints with large, medium, and small size designs. Combine stripes and florals for great impact.
Features: Six exterior pockets, lined interior, and padded handles.
The Whimsy Bag pattern is in PDF format and is 6 pages of cover/instruction. 1 color page, 5 black/white pages. Instructions are black/white illustrations. This is a rotary cut design, no pattern pieces provided.
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
Approximately 12 1/2" x 12" x 4 1/4"
5/8 yd - Bag Cover Fabric
1 yd - Bag Lining & Pocket Lining Fabric
2 coordinating Fat Quarters - Pockets & Handle Fabric
5/8 yd - Batting: Dreamy Fleece (fusible or sew-in) by Sew Lazy recommended
Optional Bag-E-Bottom - Size A (#LGD500) from Lazy Girl Designs
You Will Also Need:
Even-feed or walking foot, size 90/14 sewing machine needle.
Non-stick pressing sheet: may be helpful if you choose a fusible batting option.