Patterns

Echino Shoulder Bag Sewing Pattern

This Japanese pattern, designed by Etsuko Furuya, makes a cute shoulder bag. It has a zip fastening and is fully lined.

Material requirements to make this bag are as follows:
Outer fabric 106cm width x 25cm
Fabric for handle 45cm x 15cm (Alternatively use 40cm of 25mm tape)
Lining 110cm x 25cm
Wadding/batting and/or fusible interfacing 90cm x 50cm
Felt (for joining handle to bag) 10cm x 15cm

Please note this pattern is in Japanese. However, we will provide you with a translation of the instructions which, along with the simple and clear diagrams in the pattern is usually enough for experienced sewers to get started.

Notions

Bondaweb
28cm standard zip
0.5m cotton webbing (optional)
Wadding
Felt
Thread
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