This clutch features a great foundation paper-pieced exterior. Even if you have never paper pieced before, you will be able to navigate through this template. The clutch also features a recessed zipper and optional wrist strap. This pattern is scrap-friendly, so feel free to use up those small bits from your stash!
The pdf pattern includes 11 pages of sewing instructions, templates, and 23 color step-by-step photos.
Click here to read more details about this sewing pattern, and to see photos of all the tester bags! http://sewsweetness.com/2013/02/paper-pieced-sunrise-clutch.html
Finished Size: 12” long x 6-1/2” tall
Supplies Needed to Make this Clutch
- fabric for the exterior top band/bottom – 2 strips, each 12-1/2” x 2” (Exterior Top) 1 strip 11-1/2” x 2” (Exterior Bottom) - fabric for the sun rays – 40 strips, each 2” x 8-1/2” (would be great from a jelly roll too!) (total yardage required for sun rays – 3/4 yard, or 1/4 yard each of 3 different fabrics) - fabric for the sun center – 4 rectangles, each 1-1/2” x 3” - fat quarter of fabric for lining - 3/4 yard Pellon SF-101 Shape Flex fusible woven interfacing (or a lightweight fusible) - 1/4 yard Pellon #809 Décor Bond - 1/4 yard Pellon #TP971F Thermolam fusible interfacing (needled fleece fusible interfacing) Check out my article on bag interfacing for a helpful Vilene conversion chart: http://www.sewsweetness.com/2012/05/all-about-bag-interfacing.html Optional: for the wrist strap, please add 1/2” metal d-ring and 1/2” long metal swivel clip