Messenger Bag Pattern


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Sewing: Messenger Bag
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Messenger Bag Pocket on exterior flap
Messenger Bag Pockets for Tablet and Phone
Messenger Bag Buckles

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men, Girls, Boys



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Pattern Description:

Padded Laptop Messenger Bag Pattern

Featured in Sewing World Magazine - issue October 2013

Make this padded messenger bag to carry a 15.6'' laptop in style. The bag includes optional pockets which are perfectly sized for safely storing a range of other gadgets such as a 10'' tablet, an iPod and a smart phone. A large, padded flap closure keeps everything secure and closes with metal side-release buckles for a professional finish.

Make it for yourself, family, friends or SELL your finished items - please offer SusieDDesigns credit as the designer in all product descriptions.

Instructions include both metric and imperial measurements.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 15.6'' x 11.6'' x 2.5''


  • 7/8 yard print A
  • 3/8 yard print B
  • 3/8 yard print C
  • 5/8 yard print D
  • 5/8 yard lining fabric
  • 1 3/4 yard interfacing (35.5'' wide)
  • 7/8 yard fusible fleece (35.5'' wide)

You Will Also Need:

  • 2 x 1.5'' rectangular belt-rings
  • 1 x 1.5'' belt slide
  • 2 x 1'' side release buckles
  • 1 - 3 press snaps

About Designer

About Designer

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Hello, I'm a work at home mum of four, who loves fabric, sewing and bags! I design projects and write articles for Sewing World magazine and I'm also writing my first sewing book for Martingale & Co. publishers! I have a range of sewing patterns on offer suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced levels. The downloadable patterns have clear step-by-step instructions, with lots of images, ...

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