Bag & Purse Patterns

Build a Bag: Tote Bags

Use the included rigid plastic templates contained within the book to make these 15 tote bags. Each bag is made using different techniques, pockets, straps and fastenings, to create 15 very different results. The templates can also be used for your own further design...

Laptop Keeper Sewing Pattern

Use the beauty of quilted patchwork to hold your modern technology. This quilted laptop keeper is roomy enough to safely store most laptops and makes a perfect gift for anyone who carries their laptop. The pouch is padded and lined and is perfect to make using your...

Travel Duffel Bag Pattern

Whether you carry a little or carry a lot, duffel bags are the perfect bag for travel or to use as an everyday carry-all. This duffel bag pattern is perfect for beginners and advanced sewers, and is made using sturdy construction with handy pockets on the outside to...

Build Your Own Tote: Interior Details Online Class

Add extra dimension and tailor the interior of your basic tote with these tips and techniques Learn how to add the interior extras that make a simple bag more functional and finished including a divided slip pocket, flush zipper pocket, elastic pocket, padded tech...

Mini Professional Tote Pattern

This is the perfect tote for anyone on the go and will quickly become your favorite everyday bag, and it’s also perfect for travel. The bag features lots of pockets on the inside and outside to keep everything organized. You will be able to hold everything from your...

The Perfect Handmade Bag

Give fabric a new lease of life with one of these chic and stylish recycled bags. Choose from 35 fun and functional projects including shopping bags, tote bags and weekender bags. Every bag in this book is designed to make the most of the materials that are readily...

Projects to Go Tote Sewing Pattern

The Projects to Go Tote Bag is the perfect bag for any crafter, sewer or knitter! This tote bag has plenty of room inside and features lots of pockets both inside and outside for organizing and storing your supplies, with an optional drawstring closure. Make your bag...

20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags Online Sewing Class

Bring greater style and structure to all of your handbags! Learn how to easily install linings, zippers, pockets, handles and more in any bag project. Get the results you deserve out of every handbag you sew and learn how to make a bag project more beautiful and...

Market Square Tote Bag Sewing Pattern

This tote bag is a the perfect size bag to use as a diaper bag, a day trip bag and everything in between. This large bags has lots of room inside and features long handles so you can carry the tote over your shoulder with ease, pockets on the outside for storing items...

Sewing With Oilcloth: Bags and Baskets Online Class

Use oilcloth to sew a marvelous market bag and a sturdy sewing basket! Learn how to easily cut, stabilize and sew this vibrant, durable fabric. Take the fuss out of sewing with oilcloth, so you can create projects that last! Join instructor Kathy McGee and learn the...

The Weekender Quilted Bag Pattern

This zippered weekender bag is perfect for all your weekend getaways. The bag has room to hold several days worth of clothes, and can be made with pre-quilted fabric, or fabric that you quilt yourself. When not being used as a weekender bag, use it for storage of...

Windy-City Bags

Choose from 12 sophisticated and structured bags in this fabulous collection of high fashion designs. Make a designer bag that has great shape and style and is affordable to construct, with alternate fabric styles that provide even more inspiration. Confidently choose...

Permission Purse Sewing Pattern

These fun bags are easy to make using felted fabric squares embellished with the built-in decorative stitches on your sewing machine. You have permission to play with all the different combinations of stitches, as well as decorative threads, and felted fabrics to make...

Sew Sturdy: The Ultimate Travel Bag Online Class

Don't lug your luggage; love your luggage! Make a beautiful travel bag with durable structure, designer touches and professional construction details. Learn step-by-step construction starting with how to create sturdy quilted fabric with foam stabilizer that will...

Road Tripper Duffle Bag Sewing Pattern

The Road Tripper Duffle is a great getaway bag for a weekend out of town. The outside features six scoop pockets, two handles and a removable shoulder strap. The inside is fully lined with a large divided pocket and a small zippered pocket. Instructions are included...

Easy Sew Jelly Roll Bags

Make delightful bags from 2-1/2" inch strips using precut strips such as Jelly Roll fabric. Choose from 8 beautiful bag and tote designs that are fun and easy to make and will give your wardrobe a happy lift. If you can sew a seam, you can sew a bag or tote that is...

Fold’n Roll Shopping Bag Pattern

The Fold’n Roll Shopping Bag is a pretty, yet practical way to carry things from groceries to books. When not being used, the bag neatly folds up so it can be tucked into a purse or a pocket and kept close at hand. This bag is designed to fit the metal stands found in...

Mix & Match Clutch Bag Techniques Online Sewing Class

Sew an assortment of chic, custom clutch bags by mixing and matching pattern pieces. Learn how to create professional-quality accessories for any occasion. Discover how to make a clutch bag to complement any outfit in your wardrobe. Take your bag-making skills to new...

Trendsetter Zip Top Bag Pattern

This large stylish bag has a sleek look combined with lots of pockets and lots of space inside. This bag is easy to make and fat quarter friendly. It features a zippered closure, with three divided pockets on the inside and one zippered pocket on the outside to help...

Kraft-tex Style: Kraft-tex Combines the Best of Leather & Fabric

Discover endless creative techniques for working with kraft-tex – rugged paper that looks, feels, and wears like leather, but sews, cuts, and washes like fabric. Choose from over 24 projects including bags, accessories and home decor items made using techniques such...

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