SupplieS & ToolS:
1/2 yd fabric for bag
1/2 yd fabric for lining
1 Everything Mary slotted purse handle
1 pkg Everything Mary purse feet
Fabric marking pen
Basic sewing supplies
1. Cut fabric following diagram.
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2. Add purse feet to bottom of fabric:
Place back of purse foot on wrong side of fabric. Use that as a guide to mark the slits. Cut slits in fabric. Insert
front of purse foot into slits. Add back. Push tabs down.
3. Sew handbag together:
Use 1/2" seam allowance for sewing. Turn top of pocket under and stitch across. Sew pocket to front side. With
right sides together, sew front to right and left sides. Sew back to right and left sides. Sew bottom.
4. Add handle:
Measure width of tab. Note: Tab should be about 2" high or size to fit handle. Make two tabs. Sew tabs to front
and back of purse. Insert handle through tabs. Fold tab and sew to inside of purse. Add lining to purse.
Created by Simplicity & Everything Mary
Skill Level 2: Some Experience Necessary
Approximate Crafting Time: Varies
Please read and follow all manufacturers instructions for all tools and materials used.
Provide adult supervision if children participate in this project.
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