How nice a bag is this one? You can download the pattern for the Beijing Bag Zipper Purse below, which is an excellent pattern for a beginner bagmaker.
You can use orphan quilt blocks, machine/hand embroidery or other decoration to make the totally smooth front and back of this stunning-looking bag. Or why not use that one statement print fat quarter you’ve been dying to find the perfect project for?
The interior of the Beijing Bag has a zipper pocket and slip pockets for all your essentials. When finished the bag measures 11” (28cm) wide by 8” (20cm) high by 2.5” (6cm) deep at the base.
What you will need to make the Beijing Bag Zipper Purse
A fat quarter of quilting cotton, vinyl, faux leather or cork fabric 18” by 22” (45 by 55cm) for the exterior fabric. The smooth front and back also lends itself very well to using two orphan quilt blocks for the exterior, these need to be at least 12” (30cm) wide and 8 ½” (22cm) high