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Jean Mini Vertical Tote Bag sewing pattern

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Jean Mini Vertical Tote Bag sewing pattern

This is the Jean Mini Vertical Tote Bag pdf sewing pattern from the designer Miss Freckles Design. We ADORE this design. It’s cute size, the vertical shape, the neat nipped in handles, the twist lock closure, the adjustable shoulder strap, and just the overall stylish look. We think it’s purse perfection and hope you will too.

The Jean Mini Vertical Tote Bag has the following excellent features:-

  • Twist lock closure,
  • One inner open pocket,
  • Top handle and adjustable crossbody bag strap.

The skills needed for this project are:-

Sizing info:
When you have finished making yourself a Jean Mini Vertical Tote Bag it will measure approximately 6.69″ (17 cm) long by 2.17″ (5.5 cm) deep by 8.27″ (21 cm) high.

Jean Mini Vertical Tote Bag sewing pattern

What you will need to make a Jean Mini Vertical Tote Bag:-

  • 1/4 yard or a fat quarter of exterior fabric (Recommended – linen, Cotton Oxford, Cotton Canvas),
  • 1/2 yard of contrasting fabric (same recommended fabrics),
  • 1/2 yard of interior fabric (Recommended – Quilting cotton),
  • Two pieces 6.70″ (17cm) by 10.04″ (25.5cm) of fusible heavy stabilizer (Recommended 526 Decovil or Decovil 1),
  • 1/2 yard of fusible non-woven interfacing (Recommended 809 Decor Bond),
  • 1/2 yard of fusible woven interfacing (Recommended SF101 Shape-Flex),
  • A small sized twist-lock button,
  • 1.5 cm (inner diameter) pair of D-Rings,
  • 1.5 cm (inner diameter) pair of swivel lobster claw clasps or similar,
  • 1.5 cm (inner diameter) strap slider (one),
  • Basic sewing supplies,
  • A sewing machine.
Jean Mini Vertical Tote Bag sewing pattern

This digital download is a thirty pages PDF file that includes step-by-step instructions and photos as well as thirteen pages of pattern pieces. This pattern shows how I made a Jean Mini Vertical Tote bag. Please read through this pattern before beginning. Feel free to adjust anything according to personal preference and needs.

This sewing pattern is written in English. The unit measurement used is centimeters. The pages can be printed on A4 size and Letter size paper.

If you would like to download the pattern you can click on the blue button below.

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