The Zerba Bag

from Whistlepig Creek Productions

The Zerba Bag Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Girls



Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Machine Sewing
  • Basic Bag Construction
  • Mild Curve Sewing

Pattern Description:

This bag turns heads! The construction looks very complicated, but its not! Don't be frightened by the complexity, there are several helpful photos included in the pattern! This is the perfect everyday purse. It fits everything you might need: keys, wallet, phone, mints, etc. Give it a whirl! You won't be disappointed by the end results!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Bag Finishes 11" x 11"


  • 4 Coordinating Fat Quarters
  • 3/4 yard Fabric - Lining
  • 1 1/2 yards Fusible Interfacing
  • 2 Zippers cut to 11"
  • 1 Magnetic Snap
  • 2 - 1 1/2" Swivel Hooks
  • 2 - 1 1/2" Handle Slides
  • 1 1/3 yards 1 1/4" Webbing

You Will Also Need:

  • Sewing Machine
  • Rotary Cutter, Cutting Mat & Rulers
  • Scissors, Seam Ripper & Thread
  • Iron & Ironing Board

About Designer

About Designer

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"Though you wouldn't expect it from the fun, quirky illustrations she is known for, Sue Marsh possesses a background in software engineering. This highly technical background provided her with the ideal skill-set for quilt and pattern design. After 15 years working in the information industry as a software engineer, she decided to make her passionate hobby a fulltime venture and launched ...

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