Photo of cozynestdesign

Barcelona Bag

from Cozy Nest Design
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Barcelona Bag
Barcelona Bag
Barcelona Bag
Barcelona Bag Pattern Cover
Barcelona Bag
Barcelona Bag

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Accurate cutting and sewing

Pattern Description:

Sophisticated style with just a little bit of attitude - that's what the Barcelona bag is all about! This quick and easy-to-make shoulder bag is just the right size for everyday yet large enough to carry all your necessities. Vinyl or faux leather accent panels provide 4 slip pockets on the outside, and inside there are even more pockets and a magnetic snap closure.

Instructions included for a matching cosmetic bag. Pattern pieces are sized to print on standard 8.5x11" paper.

Due to the digital format of this pattern - ALL SALES ARE FINAL. Thank you.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Purse: 13W x 8 /2" H x 3" D Cosmetic Bag: 9W x 7H x 1" D


  • 10 - 7/16" grommets 1 - 9" zipper (for cosmetic bag) 1 - purse snap 2 yards 8/32" piping cording* 3 yard (1 pkg) packaged 1/2" double fold bias tape for piping* 2 yards ribbon, cording or 1/2" double fold bias tape or twill tape (for lacing) 4 -1 1/4" D-Rings or other handle hardware 1- 9x12" sheet plastic canvas (to stiffen bottom - optional)
  • Basic sewing equipment Polyester thread (preferred) Heavy weight needle (leather or jeans needle) Non-stick or roller presser foot (optional) Piping presser foot (optional)

You Will Also Need:

  • Fabric #1: 1 yard (44" wide) OR 3/4 yard (56" wide) - for main exterior, lining, and pocket Suggested fabrics: cotton, home decor, canvas or denim Fabric #2: 1/3 yard (54" wide) - for exterior accents, handles, and handle tabs Suggested fabrics: marine vinyl, faux leather or suede or other non-fraying fabric Heavy-weight fusible interfacing 3/4 yard (20" wide) or 1/3 yd (45"wide)** Medium -weight fusible interfacing - 1/4 yard (20" wide)** **Does not include amount for exterior accent panels or handles. Very light weight vinyl or faux leather may need interfacing. Purchase 5/8 yard of sew-in interfacing in desired weight.
pdf Digital Download


Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

I just love to make stuff (if you're reading this, I'm sure you can relate)! I've tried everything from cake decorating to stained glass but there is something about fabric that makes me giddy! I'm ...

Read More »
View all patterns by designer (19) »