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Party Purse

$8.00

Skill Level

Beginner

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PATTERN DETAILS

This is a quick little wristlet purse to whip up (in almost any light to medium weight fabric) to match any party outfit. It hangs from the wrist - allowing you to eat, drink and be merry without having to juggle a hand-held bag with food, drinks and mingling with the crowd. The instructions include a bound zipper insertion method, a strap and a simple draping method to give maximum effect with basic sewing skills. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 14cm x 23cm x 6cm (5 1/2" x 9" x 2 3/8")

Recommended with this pattern

  • 3 x fat quarters OR 35cm (14") medium weight, woven fabric + 20cm (8") lining fabric
  • 35cm (14") fusible interfacing (Vilene S320 is excellent, but any will do)
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You Sew Girl
You Sew Girl
Since picking up a needle and thread at the age of three, Nicole Mallalieu has been a passionate designer and maker of all things "textile". She graduated (in 1989) from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, with a degree in Fashion, and has worked in Australia, England and Ireland, making clothing, hats, bags and furnishings. She has specialised in one-off, hand-finished bags and hats for exhibitions, commissions and boutiques and worked as a designer, patternmaker and product developer for the commercial market. Since returning to Australia in 2002, Nicole has designed and manufactured bag patterns in conjunction with teaching courses and workshops in patternmaking, sewing and bag making. She writes the occasional magazine article (Stitches, Get Creative, Homespun etc), vast amounts of student notes and her book "You SEW girl!" is currently available in all good book and craft shops. She doesn't sleep much and drinks about one in every five cups of tea that she makes.