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Molecular biologist turned patternmaker - that is me, CarlaC. I'm mama to a sweet little boy named Louie and wife to an amazing chef named Delmar. I spend my days doing interesting experiments with ...

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Boxy Bags - Great for Cameras!

from Scientific Seamstress
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Boxy Bags - Great for Cameras!
Boxy Bags - Great for Cameras!
Boxy Bags - Great for Cameras!
Boxy Bags - Great for Cameras!
Boxy Bags - Great for Cameras!
Boxy Bags - Great for Cameras!

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Straight stitch
  • accurately cut rectangles to size

Pattern Description:

he Case Study series revolves around a container design that is sturdy, yet soft. With a padded foam core and simple cuboid shape, the architecture lends itself to a number of storage and transport applications. The straightforward construction process involves basic sewing and crafting techniques. A number of looks from clean utilitarian to boutique designer are possible depending
on fabric and embellishment choices.

The Boxy Bag is great for toting around gear and treasures, including:

Handheld video games
Small toys and dolls
Wrapped food and beverages
Sewing/Knitting supplies
Baby supplies
General purse stuff

Functional and stylish options include scrunched exterior pockets, flat interior pockets, and removable dividers. These bags are a great way to showcase designer fabrics, embroidery/applique work, and creative embellishments.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • three sizes: small (91/2"l x 41/2"w x 41/2"h), medium (101/2"l x 51/2"w x 51/2"h), and large (111/2"l x 61/2"w x 61/2"h).


  • -Light to medium weight fabric -Heavyweight fusible interfacing -Fleece -6mm Craft Foam

You Will Also Need:

  • -Hook and Loop Tape OR a Magnetic Fastener Set for the closure -Fabric marking pen/pencil -Regular glue Stick -Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks -Cutting implements for fabric and foam

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