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November, 2015

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Welcome to Purse Patterns and ePurse Patterns Newsletter for November, 2015!

I know it seems early but it is not too soon to be thinking about making those gifts for the Season! You have lots of choices and skill levels - choose your own level of sewing skills and make a special one-of-a-kind item for your friends and family this year!


New Purse Patterns for November, 2015 from Around The Bobbin, Aunties Two, Susan Rooney Patterns and Quilts Illustrated:

Tidal Wave Pattern by Susan Rooney
Tidal Wave Pattern by Susan Rooney

(The above photo is only one of the 3 included design options for the Tidal Wave pattern). This bag has a unique curved top and a matching decorative trim following the curve on the front of the pattern and is large enough to carry your tablet, books, etc. Best of all, the cover is reversible and/or interchangeable (make several)! The base of the bag has  a cell phone pocket, a zipper closure, and 2 large inside pockets. Options for the cover include either a curved piece or use 2 different designs of petal appliques (templates included)! Finished size is 15" x 15".

2 new patterns by Around The Bobbin!

The Soho Tote Pattern
The Soho Tote by Around The Bobbin is a casual tote bag which is easy to sew! Instructions are included for a zipper pocket inside and additional slip pockets, an optional outside zipper pocket in the top seam, and directions to make the handles longer if you choose. Finished size is approximately 19 H x 17.5"W x 3D.

Simply Charming Twister Tote Pattern
Simply Charming Twister Tote Pattern by Around The Bobbin

The Petite Stitched Purse Pattern
The Petite Stitched Purse Pattern by Indygo Junction

The Petite Stitched Purse Pattern by Indygo Junction is a clutch type bag that displays special machine stitching or hand embroidery. There are instructions for a unique closure that is built into the handle and the finished size is approximately 12" x 6". Version A is non-embellished, Version A & B has decorative stitching, and Version C has decorative stitching & quilting. Included are directions to use recycled denim!


3 new Aunties Two Patterns!

Seamlessly Woven Tote Pattern
Seamlessly Woven Tote Pattern by Aunties Two

The Seamlessly Woven Tote Pattern by Aunties Two is a unique woven design tote bag with no corner seams or side seams! This is a fun to make and carry bag pattern with double handles, an optional lining, and optional zippered pockets inside. Finished size is 12"W x 10"H x 6"D.

Camden Bags Pattern
Camden Bags Pattern by Aunties Two

The Camden Bags Pattern by Aunties Two are colorful zigzag stitched bags in two sizes with no shaping required! Instructions are given for making a simple rectangle for the sides and an oval for the bottom. Each bag has double carry handles and sizes are as follows: Large: 18"W x 16"H x 12"D and Small: 13"W x 9"H x 9"D.

Tupelo Tag Alongs Pattern by Aunties Two
The Tupelo Tag Alongs Pattern has instructions to make convenient pouches that can hold all your essentials, such as credit cards, make up, money, etc.! This pattern comes with two sized pouch bags as follows: SMALL is 5"W x 4.5"H x 3"D and MEDIUM is 8"W x 5.5"H x 3"D.


Mega Bow Tucks Tote Pattern by Quilts Illustrated
Mega Bow Tucks Bag Pattern by Quilts Illustrated

The Mega Bow Tucks Tote Bag Pattern by Quilts Illustrated (Penny Sturges) is a larger version of the popular Bow Tucks patterns. This bag has swivel hook hardware on each side which can be released to increase the storage capacity. There is a turn lock on the front flap to close your bag securely with an additional open pocket underneath. There are also lots of pockets inside and the finished size is approximately 26"W x 17"H x 9"D.



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New Downloadable Patterns for November 2015 featuring ChrisW Designs, Charlie's Aunt, and So Sew Easy!

The Epiphany Bag Pattern by ChrisW Designs
Epiphaney Bag Pattern by ChrisW Designs in PDF

The Epiphany Bag Pattern by ChrisW Designs is loaded with lots of special handbag features including a front slip pocket for your keys or phone, a back zipper pocket,and a recessed top zipper closure. Inside this roomy bag are 2 slip pockets, a pleated pocket, and a special pocket for your pen. Instructions are included for the insertion of purse feet to protect the bottom of your bag and optional side grommets with gate rings to add a removable crossbody strap. Finished size is approximately 14"W x 11"H x 5.25"D (35.5cm x 28cm x 14cm). This pattern is recommended for the intermediate sewist.


The Bella II Bag Pattern by ChrisW Designs
Bella II Bag Pattern in PDF by ChrisW Designs

The Bella II Bag Pattern by ChrisW Designs is not only stylish but is also very practical and versatile! You can dress up this handbag with decorative hardware or go for simple good looks - your choice! The Bella II has plenty of room with 4 exterior front slip pockets, a zippered exterior back pocket, and a recessed zipper closure for the main compartment. Inside has an additional zippered pocket, 3 slip pockets and a handy pen pocket. This bag pattern is suggested for the intermediate sewist and the finished size is approximately 31cm (12.25”) X 25cm (10”) X 10cm (4”).


Brancaster Messenger Bag Pattern by Charlie's Aunt
Brancaster Messenger  Bag Pattern in PDF by Charlie's Aunt
The Brancaster Messenger Bag Pattern by Charlie's Aunt is a 1940's inspired design with a stylish asymmetrical flap and front pocket. The shape is practical and you can either dress this handbag up or down depending on the fabric and contrasting pocket or strap. The template included for the front pocket also doubles as an interior pocket with a divider. Finished size is approximately as follows: Height 9.5” (24cm) Width 13” (33cm) Base width 2” (5cm).

Pockets A-Plenty by So Sew Easy
Pockets A-Plenty Pattern in PDF by So Sew Easy

Pockets A-Plenty Purse by So Sew Easy is a PDF pattern with full instructions and lots of photos to make a unique pouch wristlet. This wristlet is big enough for your long wallet, smartphone, etc. This bag can also use used as the perfect cosmetic bag because it has a flat base and stands up nicely. There are slip pockets, open wide zipper closure with tab at the top and a back outside zipper pocket. Finished size is approximately 9"W x 5.5"H x 2.5"D and there is a link in the PDF pattern for a video tutorial!

Multi-Purpose Tech Bag by So Sew Easy
Multi-Purpose Tech Bag Pattern by So Sew Easy in PDF

The Multi-Purpose Tech Bag Pattern by So Sew Easy makes a functional as well as stylish carrier for an iPad, tablet, reader, Kindle, or small laptop!There are instructions for a zipper pocket on the back that is perfect for your charger, phone, wallet, etc. and this bag would also be great to use as a purse! Included in the PDF pattern is an easy to sew zipper technique and a link to a bonus video tutorial. The skill level recommendation is for a confident beginner and the finished size is approximately 9"W x 11.5"H (not counting the strap).

Free Bag Pattern - The Zipper Top Tote Pattern from So Sew Easy! (The link will take you to the free pattern link on the So Sew Easy website.)
Zipper Top Tote Pattern by So Sew Easy in PDF

Features of the Zipper Top Tote Pattern:

  • Full length top zipper
  • Two front slip pockets with twist locks
  • One full width outside zipper pocket on the back
  • Ready made handles
  • Zipper pocket and slip pocket inside
  • Finished bag is big enough to hold your essentials and measures about 12 inches wide by 15 tall, plus handles.

 


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