The Carpet Bag Pattern


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The Carpet Bag Pattern

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Pattern Description:

Reminiscent of days gone by. The Carpet Bag is a large, roomy handbag with a zippered top and dowels to add structure and shape. The large interior has one inside pocked which makes this bag great for baby , travel, quilt classes and many other uses. The should strap is detachable and has a comfy shoulder pad.

Finished Bag Dimensions: Height 14" Width 20" Depth 7"

Suggested Fabrics: We used cotton and home-dec canvas for our models.

Note: This is an E-Pattern and will be emailed to you in PDF format upon completion of your order.

About Designer

About Designer

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Some of my earliest memories creating include splatter painting with a toothbrush, deconstructing bags of discarded jewelry, Femo critters and decoupaged Easter eggs in fancy rice paper napkin veneer. Armed with sewing materials and an old machine, it was around the age of ten when I gravitated towards fashion after sewing my very own own apron-dress complete with a hidden pocket for my pet rat. ...

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