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Don't you just LOVE handbags? I know I do and I am TOTALLY addicted to making them! Imagine being able to make handbags and purses that are unique to YOU and exactly the style, colour, size and ...

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Sugar & Spice Bag Sewing Pattern

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Sugar & Spice Bag Sewing Pattern
Sugar & Spice Bag Sewing Pattern Recessed Zipper
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Sugar & Spice Bag Sewing Pattern
Sugar & Spice Bag Sewing Pattern Sugar & Spice

Pattern Description:

The Sugar & Spice Bag is not only roomy and functional but has loads of storage space too! There are 4 exterior slip pockets and a main compartment closing with a recessed zipper which is super easy to make. Two pen pockets and an additional 4 slip pockets inside complete the ensemble. Lots of wonderful piping, metal rings and shiny rivets give your bag that professional look. Your friends won't believe you made it yourself!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approx. 36cm (14") X 20cm (8") X 7.5cm ( 3")


  • Exterior fabric: quilting weight - 90 cm (1 yard) of 112cm (40") wide fabric
  • Lining fabric: quilting weight - 90cm (1 yard) of 112cm (40") wide fabric
  • Fabric to make your own piping: 45cm (1/2 yard); optional - you can use 3.5m (138") ready-made piping if you prefer
  • Fusible interfacing: light to mid-weight - 75cm (30")
  • Fusible fleece: mid-weight; I used Vilene H 640 - 40cm (16")
  • Matching thread (I use Gutermann Polyester)
  • Piece of Peltex: 33cm X 9cm (13"X 31/2")

You Will Also Need:

  • 4 oval or rectangular rings: 3cm (1 1/4") across (inside measurement)
  • 1 X 36cm (14") zipper for the recessed zipper closure (or cut a longer one down to size)
  • 1 X zipper pull (optional)
  • 16 X 6mm (1/4") rivets (optional) for the straps

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