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from Lazy Girl Designs
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Maggie

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic Sewing Skills Required.
  • Use 100% cotton quilting weight fabric.
  • Not appropriate for directional prints.
  • Large Size: Use Dreamy Fleece (fusible or sew-in) by Sew Lazy for batting.
  • Small Size: Use Face-It Soft lightweight fusible interfacing by Sew Lazy.

Pattern Description:

Little bags for little things. Two sizes, made from 10" squares.

Stow, tuck, hang, clip either size anywhere you need a little bag.

Great for layer cake cuts! Use for a camera or cell phone case and still carry by its leash. Or add ribbon and a clip to hang from a favorite purse.

A Few Ideas For Maggie
- Giving gift cards or money
- Camera or cell phone case
- Keep earbuds tidy
- Holding spare change purse/car
- Tea or coffee supplies to go
- Lipstick and mirror
- Business card holder
- Gift bag for small items
- Tissue Pack holder
- Party favor or thank you gift
- Holding hard candy
- Use Maggies in your purse, luggage, car.

The Maggie pattern is in PDF format and is 6 pages. There are 4 pages of cover/instructions and 2 pages of pattern pieces.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sizes:Large: 4.5" x 5", Small: 3.25" x 4"


  • Large: 10" square Cover Fabric, 10" square Lining Fabric, 10" square Batting, 3/4" piece Velcro (Fusion fusible Velcro) or sew-on snap
  • Small: 10" square Cover Fabric, 10" square Lining Fabric, 10" square Interfacing, Two 1/2" pieces Velcro (Fusion fusible Velcro) or Two sew-on snaps

You Will Also Need:

  • Optional Decorations/Embellishments: Buttons 3/4"-1", Ribbon (any width) 4"-12", Purse Hardware (clips, rings)

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About the designer

Joan Hawley has enjoyed finding the easy way in sewing for more than 30 years. She fell in love with quilting and started Lazy Girl Designs in 1997. A self-described geek and armchair engineer, she ...

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