Work in Progress bag

from RicRac

Work in Progress bag Pattern


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Sewing: Work in Progress bag
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details







Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic machine sewing skills as well as some hand sewing.

Pattern Description:

This simple bag is perfect for storing your works-in-progress; be they sewing, knitting, embroidery or crochet this roomy bag will keep everything together and organised. Made in linen or cotton with simple embroidery, this firm standing bag is perfect for dipping into to grab your latest project. Two handles so you can just pick it up and take your crafting wherever you go, while still looking stylish.

The boring (but necessary) bits:
You may sell items made from this pattern provided:
The item is made by you and you alone.
Items cannot be mass produced.
You give credit to the designer Jodie Carleton on either the swing tag attached to the item (for instance at a market) or in the item listing if you are selling online. This must include a direct link to where this pattern can be purchased.
Re-sale and/or distribution of pattern pieces and instructions is expressly prohibited.
This pattern Work in Progress Bag was designed by me, Jodie Carleton and is copyrighted 2013. It is illegal to distribute this pattern electronically or in hard copy without my permission.
If you have any questions please email me jodiericrac(AT)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • approx: 11 x 12 inch (28 x 30cm)


  • 13 x 42 inches (33 x 107cm) of linen
  • 16 inches (41 cm's) Matilda's Own bag batting at 35 inches (90cms) wide or a firm batting of your choice
  • 13 x 42 inches (33 x 107cm) 100 % cotton fabric for lining
  • 1 pieces of stabiliser 11 inches (28 cm) square for your embroidery
  • 1 skein DMC thread in your choice of colour
  • 55 inches (140cm's) pre-made 1 inch bias binding

About Designer

About Designer

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by ricrac
Victoria, Australia
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I have been crafting ever since I can remember and have tried many many things. My passion is toy designing and thats where I spend most of my time (when not holding down the day-job). I design toys and bags, I teach adult and children's classes and blog at

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