Cross Body Bag

Hello Everyone!

I have been working on a couple of new designs. I was asked to make a cross body bag for a birthday present and this is the first design. I have too many ideas to try out sometimes and an ample fabric stash.

The bag measures 15″ x 8″ and is 3 1/2″ deep and has 2 big pockets on the front of the bag. Very good size if you like a larger handbag.

On the back of the bag I have made a double welt pocket with contrasting fabric and a zipper.

The bag has a recessed zipper closure that turned out really nicely.

The bag is lined of course with an open pocket, divided into two sections and a zipper pocket.

This might not be the birthday present but it will most likely become a pattern and I will do a tutorial on how to do the zippered double welt pocket in the near future.

Until next time take care and happy sewing!


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