California Sunshine Bag - PDF sewing pattern

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With this sewing pattern, you'll be able to make your very own California Sunshine Bag! This is a DIY sewing pattern and NOT the actual bag.

This project is perfect for someone with intermediate to advanced sewing skills. The pdf file comes with 18 pages of instructions, 44 pictures and 6 pattern pieces. All measurements are given in centimeters and inches.

Finished measurements (height x width x depth):
approx. 29 x 33 x 6.5 cm / 11.5 in x 13 in x 2.5 in

You will love this bag for its size and its compartments! This medium-sized bag is roomy enough for everything you need when exploring the city. Not only is there a zippered pocket on the inside, this bag also comes with a large slip pocket on the back and has two smaller slip pockets on the front, which are folded in decorative pleats. The magnetic snap closure is connected to the flap with an o-ring. The long strap makes this bag perfect to be carried across the body.

Materials needed:
- Exterior fabric: 1 m or 1 yd
- Lining fabric: 1 m or 1 yd
- Fusible fleece e.g. Pellon 987F: ½ m or ½ yd
- Fusible interfacing, e. g. Pellon 931 TD: 1 ½ m or 1 ½ yd
- 2 rectangular rings (2.5 cm /1”)
- 1 O-ring (approx. 4 cm/ 1.5” diameter)
- 1 magnetic snap
- 1 zipper, 18 cm (7”)

Please note that this pattern may not be republished or distributed without permission. However you are welcome to sell items made with this pattern. In this case I'd appreciate if you gave me credit as the pattern designer.

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Average review
Lovely pattern thank you very much.
Oct 20, 2015 by nenesboutique
Love it! Great pattern and easy to follow!
Oct 10, 2015 by Melissa Sanders
Beautifully designed bag pattern. The pieces were well drafted and the instructions were clear.
Feb 22, 2015 by Wendy Parks
Thank you for the great pattern!
Jan 17, 2015 by Nathalie
Nicely detailed pdf with very helpful photos. Really cute bag!
Nov 3, 2014 by rheahutchinson

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