Sure! I planned it to be 17" x 17" when done, so the front & back panels were 18" x 18". I had to applique the brocade over the top of the canvas-type fabric, because the brocade is so delicate, so the panels go all the way to the top of the bag behind it, and the outside & lining are both interfaced for some stiffness. I also cut the main bag & lining fabrics in one piece, instead of having a seam along the bottom. I had to re-think the project a bit to figure out how to do that. When I sewed across the corners to "box" the bottom of the bag, I made bigger triangles so the bag would be 5" deep. The handles were 28" long, and I cut them narrower, only 4", folded in quarters (imperfectly), so about 1 1/8" finished. I interfaced the handles too, and in order for that to work well, I had to use a very thin denim (more like quilting fabric weight) instead of the thick canvas/twill. Does that info help? I needed a bag big enough for a 3-ring binder plus a notebook, lunch, etc.