The Bow Pleat bag

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The Bow Pleat bag Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details









Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Sew
  • apply interfacing

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 10" x 13" (26cm x 34cm)


  • 3/4m (7/8yd) outer fabric (150cm or 60" wide)* Heavyweight cotton, gabardine, canvas, duck, twill, drill or worsted. Home decorweight is unsuitable for the adjustable strap. Quilting cotton can be used with a fusible fleece stabiliser.
  • *If you'd like the bow from contrasting fabric then 1/2m (5/8yd) outer fabric and 1/4m (3/8yd) bow fabric
  • 1/2m (5/8yd) lining fabric (150cm or 60" wide) of quilting cotton
  • 1/2m (5/8yd) fusible fleece
  • 1/4m (3/8yd)lightweight interfacing (for optional pockets)
  • Co-ordinating sewing thread
  • 1 x 6" zip to co-ordinate with the lining fabric
  • Magnetic snap
  • 1.5" Adjustable strap kit

About Designer

About Designer

SPbyMrsH on

'm an Englishwoman living in Wales with my husband Dus (Aka Dusband)!

We are very active members of our church and run the local youth groups and children's clubs and sewing is a wonderful relief from that!

Check out my blog for a bit more about our funny little life here in Wales.

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