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Alex - Messenger bag in 2 versions

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Alex - Messenger bag in 2 versions Version 1 left - Version 2 right
Alex - Messenger bag in 2 versions Contrasting corners
Alex - Messenger bag in 2 versions Version 2
Alex - Messenger bag in 2 versions Recessed zipper (Version 1)
Alex - Messenger bag in 2 versions Version 1

Pattern Description:

Here is Alex : an unisex messenger bag pattern offering two versions that will appeal to girls and boys!

Alex is a summery supple messenger bag pattern, with reinforced contrasting corners and two contrasting stripes on the front.
Both versions have an inner zippered pocket.

# 2 versions are available in this pattern #

-Version 1 : bag closed by a recessed zipper - Intermediate level.
-Version 2 : bag closed by a flap - Beginner level.

Beginners, don't be put off by this zippered pocket, this is certainly the easiest way to insert a zipper and the instructions are very detailed.

The length of the strap will need to be adjusted according to your height.

# Instructions and pattern #

Instructions for the Alex pattern are 19 pages long including 7 pages for the full scale pattern tiles.
Seam allowance is included and measurements are given both in cm and inches.

In the PDF file you will find :

- Detailed and illustrated sewing instructions
- Full scale pattern tiles
- A list of essential supplies
- Instructions for pattern tile assembly
- A cutting layout
- A glossary of sewing terms

# More pictures #
More pictures of the bags are available here : http://sacotin.com/en/boutique/alex-bag-pattern/

# Also in French #
The pattern and instructions presented here are in English, but being French, I'm selling both the French and English versions of this pattern on my website : www.sacotin.com

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Width 35 cm (14 inches)
  • Height 35 cm (14 inches)
  • Height with strap 88 cm (34 1/2 inches)
  • Depth 10 cm (4 inches)

Materials:

  • Version 1 : Main Fabric 40 cm (16 inches) + Contrast fabric 60 cm (24 inches) + Lining 70 cm (28 inches)
  • Version 2 : Main Fabric 70 cm (28 inches) + Contrast fabric 60 cm (24 inches) + Lining 70 cm (28 inches)

You Will Also Need:

  • All versions : Medium weight fusible interfacing 80 cm x 90 cm (31 1/2 inches x 35 1/2 inches)
  • All versions : Fleece one 108 cm x 3,5 cm (42 1/2 inches x 1 1/2 inches) strip.
  • Version 1 : one 35 cm (14") separating zipper and one 18 cm (7") nylon zipper. Optionnal for the separating zipper : 0.5 cm wide fusible tape or fusible web.
  • Version 2 : one 18 cm (7") nylon zipper.


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About the designer

Hi I'm Véronique Pinson (you can call me Véro), Sacôtin founder and designer.
I'm French and after living in the US (Washington DC) and the UK (Brighton) for a while, I've settled down back in ...

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