The Desk Deli Tote Pattern by Penny Sturges of Quilts Illustrated includes sewing instructions for creating a versatile lunch bag that is made to carry a frozen microwaveable lunch, water bottle, silverware, frozen ice pack, and an energy bar. The handles are long enough to slip over your shoulder and it fits nicely into the refrigerator at work. Finished size is 11" (width at top) x 8" (width at bottom) x 8" x 5" and this pattern is Fat Quarter Friendly!
Handle (1 FQ) and Outer Top (1 FQ): or 1/2 yd
Outer bottom (1 FQ) and inner pockets and ties (2 FQ): or 3/4 yd
Tiny trim piece, lining (1 FQ): or 1/2 yd
Napkin (1 FQ): or 1/2 yd
Pellon 987F Fusible Fleece for bag lining, handle, and inner pockets - 3/4 yd
A Correction has been added to the Desk Deli Pattern as follows:
Desk Deli Correction:
Page 2, Step #5 should read:
Refold with wrong sides together with the Pellon Fusible Fleece sandwiched inside...