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My name is Sara, and I live with my family in Chicago, Illinois. My son, William, is 7, and my daughter, Violet, is 5-1/2. I design sewing patterns. My first line of fabric for Art Gallery Fabrics is ...

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Beatnik Waist Bag

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Beatnik Waist Bag
Beatnik Waist Bag
Beatnik Waist Bag
Beatnik Waist Bag
Beatnik Waist Bag
Beatnik Waist Bag

Pattern Description:

This waist bag is a modern take on the 80's classic. It has two front flap pockets, a back zippered pocket, and space on the inside for storing your essentials. Clasp it securely around your waist and get ready for an active day, hands-free!


  • 1/2 yard of exterior fabric
  • 1/2 yard of lining fabric
  • 1 yard of Pellon Shape Flex fusible woven interfacing
  • 14" x 12" piece of By Annie's Soft and Stable (or automotive headliner fabric or Pellon Thermolam fusible interfacing)
  • 9" zipper
  • 12" zipper
  • Two sets of snap fasteners
  • One plastic side-release buckle
  • One plastic slide

You Will Also Need:

  • zipper foot
  • invisible fabric marker
  • seam sealant
  • ruler and cutting mat

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