Here is Alex : unisex messenger bag pattern offering two versions that will appeal to girls and boys!
Unisex messenger bag pattern
Alex is a summery supple messenger bag pattern, with reinforced contrasting corners and two contrasting stripes on the front.
Two versions are available in this pattern :
- Version 1 : bag closed by a recessed zipper – Intermediate level.
- Version 2 : bag closed by a flap – Beginner level.
Its dimensions are : width 35 cm (14″), height 35 cm (14″), height with strap 88 cm (34 1/2″), depth 10 cm (4″).
The length of the strap will need to be adjusted according to your height.
Both versions have an inner zippered pocket.
Beginners, don’t be put off by this zippered pocket, this is certainly the easiest way to insert a zipper and the instructions are very detailed.
Instructions and pattern
Instructions for the Alex pattern are 19 pages long including 7 pages for the full scale pattern tiles.
In the PDF file you will find :
- Detailed and illustrated sewing instructions
- Full scale pattern tiles
- A list of essential supplies
- Instructions for pattern tile assembly
- A cutting layout
- A glossary of sewing terms
Here are some of the bags, made by you, using the Alex pattern.
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Bag pattern available as downloadable pdf only. FAQ