Not-Just-a-Pretty-Purse Purse

from Straight Line Design

Not-Just-a-Pretty-Purse Purse Pattern


PDF Digital Download

Have you made this pattern?
Share with the Craftsy community.

Sewing: Not-Just-a-Pretty-Purse Purse
rollover image to zoom

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Read blog or news article about this pattern









Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Zipper installation, working with interfacing

Pattern Description:

We're out of the full-on diaper bag stage, no longer needing room for lots of diapers, changes of clothing, and bottles. But we still need to pack the random toddler paraphernalia. This bag is big enough for our cloth diapers and wipes, but also not too bulky that I feel like it would need it's own seat on an airplane.

Full instructions to accompany pattern:


  • 1/2 yard main fabric
  • 1/2 yard lining
  • 1/2 yard interfacing or other stabilizer
  • 2 Magnetic closure/snaps

You Will Also Need:

  • snap or Velcro, a closure of some sort
  • 9 inch zipper
  • material for pocket liningtwo 10*10 pieces
  • 10 * 1.5 inch strip of medium weight interfacing
  • bag hook grabby thingyou know the kind that hold key rings
  • Covered button kit
  • plastic canvas cut to fit the bottom pattern piece, minus 1/2 inch on all sides
  • Corded elastic or other cording stuff
  • 1/4 yard coordinating fabric

About Designer

About Designer

SewStraightLine on

Hi, I'm Sabra. I love to sew clothing for myself and my four children. Boyswear is my absolute favorite. I sew and blog about it at

Other popular patterns:

View all Sewing patterns »