IMPORTANT INFO: This is a PDF SEWING PATTERN you download and print at home.
Sew a medium size clutch with a pleated front, concealed zipper, and fabric zip pull.
This pattern is great for highlighting a favorite print or using one of your coveted scraps. The center front requires only a 6" x 6" square.
This bag also makes a nice pouch for carrying some of your sewing tools to classes and retreats.
One divided patch pocket inside.
For those with solid sewing experience, this is a 3-5 hour sewing project.
This PDF sewing pattern is 12-pages total: 8-pages of color photos & text instructions + 4 pages of pattern pieces.
Sewing Skill Level
Intermediate - You have experience sewing with patterns, have installed a zipper and sewn darts.
Supplies (Materials You Provide)
• 1/4 yard 42"fabric 1 for the exterior front sides, back, and top (standard cut)
• 1/4 yard 42" fabric 2 for center front, patch pocket, finger strap & zip end cover (FQ ok)
• 1/4 yard 42" lining fabric (FQ ok)
• 1/4 yard muslin or scrap fabric
• 1/2 yard 20" fusible interfacing - Pellon SF101
• 1/4 yard 45" fusible fleece - Pellon 987F
• 12" polyester all-purpose zipper (no metal teeth zippers)
• 3/4" (2cm) split keyring + staple remover to open split ring
• 1/4" foot with guide - optional, but helpful for 1/4" seams and can be used to install the zipper
• zipper foot - not necessary if you have the 1/4" foot
• fabric marker or chalk
12.75" at widest point x 5.75" high x 3" deep (32cm x 15cm x 8cm)
Sew It & Sell It
Items made using this pattern can be sold in your own online store, local boutiques, craft fairs, etc. Please offer Michelle Patterns design credit in written descriptions.
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