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Chantal bag pattern

from Geta Grama
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Chantal bag pattern
Chantal bag pattern Chantal Tote Bag Pattern
Chantal bag pattern Chantal Tote Bag Pattern
Chantal bag pattern Chantal Tote Bag Pattern
Chantal bag pattern Chantal Tote Bag Pattern
Chantal bag pattern Chantal Tote Bag Pattern

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • sewing with thick fabric

Pattern Description:

Roomy body for daily essentials.
Three pockets will help you organizing your stuff neatly ( one zippered exterior pocket on the back of the bag; two interior pockets);

The pattern includes full-size printable templates, detailed istructions with clear color pictures for each step and lots of tips to help you create your own bags.

You will learn:
- how to choose the right fabrics to make the perfect bag;
- how to sew perfect corners;
- how to install a magnetic snap;
- how to make a zippered pocket.

Included are:

- instructions for printing and assembling the paper patterns;
- instructions for making the bag in any desired size;
- tips for working with thick fabric;
- tips for working with quilted fabric;
- interfacing guide;
- tips for making a durable bag with a professional finished look.

Chantal bag pattern:
- instructions + tips - 22 pages with 76 pictures (it's not a complex pattern, just a detailed one!);
- full size templates for making the bag in 3 sizes (large tote bag, medium size (the original pattern) and a mini bag).
- size of all the pieces needed for the 2 additional sizes is also included.

All the measurements are given in inches.
List of fabric needed is also given in centimeters.
List of fabric needed for the 2 additional sizes is not included.

Please check out this online INTERFACING GUIDE for BAGS

Copyright Information
- Home sewers may sell handmade items made with this pattern; please give credit to Geta Grama for the pattern.
- Mass production is strictly prohibited.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 15" (38 cm) wide at bottom; 12'' (30 cm) wide at top; 14"(35 cm) tall (without straps); 23'' (58 cm) tall (with straps); 4" (10 cm) deep


  • 1/2 yard (0.45 m) main fabric for the front and back panels;
  • 1/2 yard (0.45 m) accent fabric for the straps and side gusset
  • 1 yard (0.9 m) fabric for lining and pockets
  • 3/4 yard (0.7 m) heavyweight interfacing (45" wide) for the outer bag
  • batting or fusible fleece for straps - 5'' x 18''
  • 9/16" (14mm) magnetic snap; 7" (18 cm) zipper (or longer); jeans/denim needle (100/16); coordinating thread.
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About the designer

I am a passionate quilter living in Romania. I love making bags as much as I love making quilts.

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