Cross Body Purse
ITEM # 3165880P286
Cross Body Purse
ITEM # 3165880P286
Print Description
Crafting Time:
1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
Intermediate

DESCRIPTION +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • 1/2 yd Star Wars® cotton fabric for purse body and straps (A)
  • 1/3 yd Star Wars® cotton fabric for lining (B)
  • 1/3 yd iron-on fleece
  • 9" zipper
  • Iron on studs or nail heads
  • Iron & pressing surface
  • Rotary cutter, ruler & mat
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Sewing machine

DIRECTIONS:

    Cutting:
  1. Cut one each purse body (A), lining (B) and fleece 9" x 21".
  2. Cut one (A) 2"x width of fabric for strap.
  3. Cut one (A) 2" x 4” piece for side tabs.
  4. Fuse fleece to purse body fabric
  5. Press under 1/2" on both 9" sides of main fabric and lining.
  6. Zipper:
  7. Place zipper face up on wrong side of one side of main fabric having top of zipper 1/2" in from edge.
  8. Sew fabric close to zipper teeth.
  9. Sew opposite side of fabric to zipper. Forming a tube.
  10. Side tabs:
  11. Fold side tab piece in half lengthwise and press.
  12. Open and fold in sides and press.
  13. Refold, press and top stitch close to edges.
  14. Cut tab in half.
  15. With right sides together fold bag with zipper 2-1/2" down from top fold.
  16. Fold tabs in half and place on right side at top of fold on bag with raw edges together.
  17. Open zipper slightly. Pin tabs in place and sew bag using 1/2" seam on both sides.
  18. Turn and press.
  19. Sew lining with right sides together using a 1/2" seam and placing fold at some place as main bag for zipper opening.
  20. Turn and press.
  21. Insert lining into bag and slip stitch to back of zipper.
  22. Strap:
  23. Fold in half lengthwise with wrong sides together press.
  24. Open and refold edges into center.
  25. Top stitch close to edges of strap.
  26. Insert straps into tabs and fold over 1/2". Sew in place.
  27. Iron on studs to center of bag.

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SUPPLIES & TOOLS:


DIRECTIONS:

    Cutting:
  1. Cut one each purse body (A), lining (B) and fleece 9" x 21".
  2. Cut one (A) 2"x width of fabric for strap.
  3. Cut one (A) 2" x 4” piece for side tabs.
  4. Fuse fleece to purse body fabric
  5. Press under 1/2" on both 9" sides of main fabric and lining.
  6. Zipper:
  7. Place zipper face up on wrong side of one side of main fabric having top of zipper 1/2" in from edge.
  8. Sew fabric close to zipper teeth.
  9. Sew opposite side of fabric to zipper. Forming a tube.
  10. Side tabs:
  11. Fold side tab piece in half lengthwise and press.
  12. Open and fold in sides and press.
  13. Refold, press and top stitch close to edges.
  14. Cut tab in half.
  15. With right sides together fold bag with zipper 2-1/2" down from top fold.
  16. Fold tabs in half and place on right side at top of fold on bag with raw edges together.
  17. Open zipper slightly. Pin tabs in place and sew bag using 1/2" seam on both sides.
  18. Turn and press.
  19. Sew lining with right sides together using a 1/2" seam and placing fold at some place as main bag for zipper opening.
  20. Turn and press.
  21. Insert lining into bag and slip stitch to back of zipper.
  22. Strap:
  23. Fold in half lengthwise with wrong sides together press.
  24. Open and refold edges into center.
  25. Top stitch close to edges of strap.
  26. Insert straps into tabs and fold over 1/2". Sew in place.
  27. Iron on studs to center of bag.