Milan Mini Bag - PDF Sewing Pattern
This adorable bag is truly a mini standing only 5" high and 6" wide. It's the perfect bag for women and little girls alike! Wear it comfortably across your body or over your shoulder. The turn lock keeps your valuables safe. It's the perfect gift, easily whipped up in a day!
This little bag is made with foam interfacing and has a fully lined, zippered interior pocket. This pattern is fully templated.
BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY
This is a great pattern for the intermediate bag maker as the curves can be a little tricky.
Finished bag: ~6 x 5 inches big and 1 3/4" deep.
18” x 22” (a fat quarter) exterior fabric: Cotton/vinyl/faux leather.
18” x 22” (a fat quarter) lining fabric: Cotton fabric.
2” x desired length of shoulder strap (~40”) fabric: In a color matching the exterior.
(Optional: 18” premade piping, or 1 ¼” x 18" cut on the bias).
13” x 15” Foam interfacing: Such as Pellon fusible Flex-Foam, ByAnnie's Soft and Stable or similar. If using a heavy vinyl or faux leather, you might want to opt for fusible fleece instead of the foam, such as Pellon 987F Fusible Fleece or Vilene H630.
22” x 22” Lightweight fusible interfacing: Such as Vilene G700 woven fusible, Pellon SF101 Shape-Flex or any light but not lofty fusible interfacing you have laying around for lining.
1 ¼” x 2” scrap sturdy interfacing for lock stabilization.
1 - Turn lock.
1- 6” Zipper.
2 - Small swivel snap hooks: preferably with ½” wide opening.
2 - ½” wide D-rings: ½” wide opening preferred, otherwise, adjust your D-ring holder width accordingly, instructions in step 5.
(Optional: 18” Premade piping or 18” piping cord)
Rotary cutter, cutting mat & ruler.
PDF SEWING PATTERN This is a PDF sewing pattern file for download and printing yourself. It's a full color pattern with step by step instructions, each accompanied by a color photo to make it fun to sew and the pattern easy to follow.
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