Amelia Pleated Handbag

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Amelia Pleated Handbag Pattern


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Women, Girls



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Perfect for advanced beginners who have completed a few projects. Easy to follow instructions.

Pattern Description:

New 2014 version of the popular Amelia Handbag.

PDF Sewing Pattern includes easy to follow, step-by-step sewing instructions, lots of colour images and full set of ready to print, actual size templates.

I've designed this bag with vibrant medium weight cottons and have created a sophisticated look with the shape and pleats. It's a very elegant bag, great for a chic everyday look or perfect for special events. Have fun making this bag from your favourite fabrics.

I'm happy for you to sell your finished items. Please just credit me in the descriptions, eg: ''This bag has been made using a SusieDDesigns sewing pattern.''

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 9'' x 12''


  • 1/2 yard main fabric
  • 1/2 yard contrast fabric
  • 1/2 yard fusible interfacing
  • 1/2 yard sew-in interlining

You Will Also Need:

  • steam iron
  • fabric scissors or rotary cutter and mat
  • pins
  • sewing threads
  • metal press fastener or Velcro
  • 2 x 1.5'' rectangular belt-rings
  • 1 x 1.5'' belt slide

About Designer

About Designer

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Hello, I'm a work at home mum of four, who loves fabric, sewing and bags! I design projects and write articles for Sewing World magazine and I'm also writing my first sewing book for Martingale & Co. publishers! I have a range of sewing patterns on offer suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced levels. The downloadable patterns have clear step-by-step instructions, with lots of images, ...

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