Steph In The City Bag PDF Purse Pattern - Handbag, Shoulder Bag, Hobo Bag Pattern

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The Steph In The City Bag is just the perfect sized shoulder bag! With it’s attractive pleats, and belt detail - it looks pretty stylish and the possible looks with different fabrics, rings, and even studs, are endless. Try a contrasting belt or even a leather one. With the adjustable strap, use it as a cross body bag.

Be your own bag designer and customize this pattern with different fabrics, pockets and openings. Included are instructions for a magnetic closure, a zipper opening, a zipper pocket, and a double slip pocket. This pattern suits an experienced beginner to an advanced sewer. The Steph-in-the-City Hardware Kit, including magnetic snap, 3 shiny o-rings, and an adjustable slider for the strap, is available at

This pattern includes 100+ full color photos and diagrams, and full size pattern pieces with seam allowances included. All measurements are in both metric and imperial. If you have troubles, please email me at and I would be very happy to help you through it. Remember print from ADOBE READER only (not Preview) and to set your scaling to NONE when you print or your pattern pieces will be too small!!!

Finished Size of bag is: (approximate) Width: 16” (41 cm) across bottom, and 13” (33 cm) at belt Height: 12” (30.5 cm) from middle bottom to top opening at center Strap: 25” - 40” (63.5 cm - 102 cm)

**** You are purchasing a PDF sewing pattern only, not the finished product. You will have to have ADOBE Acrobat on your computer to open the file. Acrobat is a free download. PATTERN DELIVERY: your pattern will be available for instant download shortly after payment!

MATERIALS: (yardages are approximate and generous)

1 yd/1 m Exterior fabric (quilting cotton, canvas, or décor cotton)
1 yd/1 m Lining fabric (light to mid-weight fabric like quilting cotton)
3/4 yd/.75 m Fusible batting/fleece (Vilene H640 – Pellon)
1 yd/1 m Fusible interfacing to match fabric weight (medium-light weight)
Thick heavy-weight fusible interfacing such as heavy Fast2Fuse, Peltex or Vilene S520 or magnet closure (2 pieces at 1.5” x 1.5”/4 cm x 4 cm each)
7” (18 cm) or longer zipper for optional interior zipper pocket
1 (14mm – 18mm) Magnetic Snap Closure for optional magnetic snap opening
Water-soluble Erasable Marking Pen, or Chalk Pencil
Rotary Cutting Tool, Mat, and Ruler (or a long meter or yard stick to measure)
3 O-Rings 1 ½” (40 mm) wide (Rectangular Rings or D-Rings will work too, experiment with sizes)
1 bag strap slider (1 ½”/40 mm) for adjustable strap
12” (30 cm) Closed End zipper for optional zipper opening

Emmaline Bags & Patterns Copyright 2012
All Rights Reserved

• You may sell items made from this pattern in your shop or market stall; however this pattern is not to be used for mass production.
• You may not claim this pattern as your own or allow others to use it. Do not make copies of this pattern; this pattern is for personal and limited commercial use for one purchaser only.

Average review
Great pattern. Was fairly easy to follow for a regular crafter. Get lots of compliments!
Jan 23, 2018 by Laura Woods
Great instructions!
Dec 21, 2016 by gelicia
Perfect. Plenty of photos and expertly explained in detail. I have purchased 4 of the Emmaline patterns confidently after purchasing the NCW and am pleased with the purchases. cheers lynnette
Oct 31, 2016 by Lynnette Simpson
Jul 28, 2016 by blackwebdiva
Very happy with this pattern, easy to follow!
Dec 8, 2015 by Diane McGovern

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