Mackerilla Cruzer backpacks

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Mackerilla Cruzer backpacks Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Sewing

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby

Item:

Bag

Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Working with zippers, tri-glide slides

Pattern Description:

Lil Cru backpack

Must-have convertible backpack-style purse. Super simple transition from shoulder purse to backpack. Features include adjustable straps, zippered top closure, front exterior zippered pocket, rear center split pocket, interior center split pocket.

Large Cruzer backpack

The "it" bag for active women. Full-size convertible backpack-style purse. Super simple transition from shoulder bag to backpack. Combines function of backpack with style of handbag.

Great for trips to the store, farmer's market, school, baby bag, traveling, to the beach, etc....

Features include adjustable straps, zippered top closure, two exterior side pockets for water bottles, front exterior zippered pocket, rear "split" open top pocket, large interior split pocket.

If you want to check out Mackerilla Designs fabrics that are available for purchase, Please go to my Spoonflower page!

http://www.spoonflower.com/profiles/mackerilla

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Lil Cru Dimensions: - 12?H x 11?W x 3.5?D
  • Large Cruzer Dimensions: - 14?H x 15?W x 4 1/2?

Materials:

  • sturdy Cotton, Cotton Canvas, Oil Cloth or Upholstery Fabric. sewing machine, chalk or marking pencil, ruler, pattern paper (optional)
  • Large Cruzer Exterior fabric 1 2/3 yds, Interior fabric 1 yard, stabilizer 3 yards
  • Lil Cruzer Exterior fabric 1 1/3 yards, Interior fabric 1/2 yard, stabilizer 2 yards
  • 2 matching 16" zippers for Large cruzer
  • 2 matching 12" zippers for Lil Cruzer
  • 2 metal or plastic sliders, 1 1/2" wide for Large cruzer
  • 2 metal or plastic rectangle rings, 1 1/4" wide for Lil Cruzer
  • 2 metal or plastic sliders, 1 1/2" wide for Large Cruzer
  • 2 metal or plastic sliders, 1 1/4" wide for Lil Cruzer

You Will Also Need:

  • 2 zippers, 2 tri-glide slides, 2 rectangle rings, matching thread

Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

Average Review (of 1 review)

GaeaCreations on craftsy.com

Good Cute bag, but not a good project for a beginner  September 30, 2013


I love this bag. I can see myself using it a lot as a knitting bag--it's roomy and has a decent number of pockets, can be carried in a variety of ways, and looks awesome.

I'm fairly new to sewing, and I found this pattern to be unclear and confusing at times. I was required to make some assumptions, which always makes me a little nervous. It turns out my assumptions were correct, so I have a great bag. But, I think a less-experienced crafter would have a hard time with this pattern.

About Designer

About Designer

Serilla on craftsy.com

In 2007, I had started to create patterns of my Mackerilla brand handbag designs which I have been sewing and selling since 2001. Then I decided to have available my sewing pattern instructions to sell to all the crafty types that want to make one of my designs. I have successfully created a line of patterns and continue to add in new designs. They are sold here on this website and on my ETSY ...

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