Maryland Classic Retro Knitting Bag sewing pattern
If you want a classic knitting bag, then here is the Maryland Classic Retro Knitting Bag that could be just what you (or a knitting friend) are looking for.
It has an eyelet on the top to let the yarn out and a full-length zipper to keep everything neat, including storing needles of up to 14” in length.
It’s pretty quick to make too and would make an awesome present. Of course, if you are not a knitter, it is useful for all sorts of other things too but most people will recognize it as a useful yarn project bag.
The Maryland Classic Retro Knitting Bag has the following excellent features:-
- Bound inner end seams,
- Full-length zipper,
- Handy eyelet for yarn crafts.
When you have finished making yourself a Maryland Classic Retro Knitting Bag it will measure approximately 14” long by 15 ½” round.
The designer, The Folk Art Factory, rates her project as suitable for a confident beginner to intermediate sewer. She says, there are not too many nasty surprises here but some skills are assumed. There are plenty of tips to help you along your journey.
What you will need to make a Maryland Classic Retro Knitting Bag:-
- 16” canvas for the outer,
- 16” lining fabric,
- 16” foam interfacing
- One 12” zipper to match your outer canvas,
- One ½” gold eyelet,
- Something to decorate the zipper pull. The designer loves to use a strip of leather or vegan leather or a piece of nice ribbon,
- One packet of bias binding to match or coordinate with your lining fabric,
- Basic sewing supplies,
- A sewing machine.
With the pattern, you will receive ten pages of detailed instructions including twelve colour photos showing some of the steps. This is a cut and measure pattern so no need to worry if you do not have a printer. All you need is a rotary cutter, mat, and ruler.
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