Swoon Patterns: Nora Doctor Bag - PDF Vintage Purse Doctor Bag Carpet Bag Sewing Pattern

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Nora is a classic handbag inspired by doctor bag purses of the past. True to the style, this bag opens wide but does not require an expensive frame. There is one large zippered pocket in the lining. Three sizes are included in this sewing pattern.

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1/2 yard 44” wide woven quilting weight exterior fabric (1/3 yard for Handbags)
2/3 yard 44” wide quilting weight or vinyl contrasting fabric
2/3 yard 44” wide quilting weight lining fabric (1 yard for Traveler)
3 yards fusible woven interfacing (Pellon Shapeflex SF101) (4 yards for Traveler)
1 yard 20” wide foam interfacing (Pellon FlexFoam) (or 1/2 yard Soft & Stable)
1/2 yard fusible stabilizer (Pellon Peltex 71F)
Four 1” rectangle rings (3/4” for Small Handbag)
One 9” all-purpose zipper (7” for Small Handbag)
One small turn lock
1 yard 1/4” plastic boning with cover (1.5 yards for Traveler)
Coordinating thread
Fabric clips (Binder Clips, Wonder Clips) (Optional)
Fabric glue (Beacon Fabri-tac) (Optional)

Small Handbag: 11″ x 8.5″ x 5.5″
Large Handbag: 13.5″ x 10″ x 6″
Traveler: 17″ x 12″ x 8″

Skill level: Intermediate

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Great patterns as always from Swoon!
Apr 25, 2018 by Kelly Denneny
Excellent pattern just as described. Very pleased with the this purchase. I plan to purchase similar items again.
Oct 7, 2017 by Lesley Astley
Aug 17, 2017 by Erin Dodich
Jun 16, 2017 by Jeannie Jennifer
Easy to print PDF that is great quality.
Apr 14, 2017 by Tegan Smith

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