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Drawstring Purse

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Drawstring Purse
Drawstring Purse
Drawstring Purse
Drawstring Purse

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic sewing skills

Pattern Description:

Easy, cute and comfy bag that you can make it all by yourself. This Drawstring Purse is the perfect everyday crossbody bag. It is another fun and cute little bag that you will like. It is easy to make with your own favorite fabrics and materials. The bag features the easy drawstring and adjustable strap.

This bag pattern instruction includes:

- Full size patterns (no need to enlarge)
- Supply list
- Easy-to-follow instructions with photos
- Clear step-by-step illustrations
- Techniques and Tips to increase your skills

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Body: 9" (W) X 11 1/2" (H) X 3" (D) Strap: 44"


  • 1/4 yard of Fabric A
  • 1 1/2 yard of Fabric B
  • 1/4 yard of Fabric C
  • 1/4 yard of heavyweight fusible interfacing
  • 1 1/2 yard of suede strip
  • 20" long decorative cording (optional)

You Will Also Need:

  • 2 lobster swivel clasps (size 1 1/2" x 1/2")
  • 1 strap adjuster (size 1/2")
  • 2 D-Ring (size 1/2")

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NingBags on
Honolulu, HI

My name is Ning Chaiwat, who loves sewing, designing and being creative. I've started teaching myself to sew all kinds of handmade stuff since became a mother of a beautiful daughter and found myself ...

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