Mini Messenger Bag

from Oh! Koey

Mini Messenger Bag Pattern


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Sewing: Mini  Messenger Bag
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Mini  Messenger Bag Inside of Mini Messenger
Mini  Messenger Bag The Mini Messenger, perfect for everyday
Mini  Messenger Bag Mini Messenger Purse

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Girls



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Pattern Description:

Mini Messenger Bag

Our mini messenger is a miniature version of our large Mary Messenger. It is a purse size bag, and has a nice drop for wearing on your shoulder, rather than across the chest.

This purse can be made in all one fabric or a nice mix and match of prints. Each one a personality of it's own.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • This messenger bag is a purse size bag with pockets across one side inside. It measures approximately 11"W, 9"H, 2.5"D 19" strap drop


  • This bag is nice in either a quilters quality cotton fabric, with a heavier inside {light to medium weight canvas} or all decorator weight fabrics.
  • OPTION 1: To make a bag as shown in the photo with three fabrics on the outside you will need: Fabric A {inside of bag} 1/2 yard Fabric B {flap, gusset, outside of straps} ? yd Fabric C {outside of bag} ? yard Fabric D {underside of strap} 4" x 21" piece of fabric Fusible Interfacing: 2 yards
  • OPTION 2: To make a bag in all one fabric you will need: Fabric 1 1/4 yard Fusible Interfacing: 2 yards
  • Magnetic Closure {optional}

You Will Also Need:

  • Fabric, Interfacing, Magnetic Closure (optional)

About Designer

About Designer

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An accidental Mother Daughter Creative Team

Our story started when Corri {the daughter portion of this team} was a young girl of about 5. She wanted nothing more than to eat, play ball and get dirty. Our family had a good chuckle when she announced that she wanted to live across the street and sew with me {Vicki, the mother portion of this team} for her career.

The years went on with Corri ...

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