Oveta Fold Over bag sewing pattern – two ways to carry
The Oveta Fold-Over bag is a new take on the favored fold over style bag that gives you the perfect balance between structure and style. An ideal design that will allow you to mix and match fabrics and textures to create a bag to match your personality. This pattern makes the perfect everyday bag that is a quick sew, making it ideal for those of you who like to sew and sell. You can download the pattern below.
The Oveta has the following features:
• an extra-large zipper pocket on the back
• two slip pockets on the front so you can easily drop essentials like your cell phone and keys into for easy accessibility
• a spacious interior offers an additional 4 slip pockets
• offers an adjustable and removable shoulder strap for carrying over the shoulder or even crossbody along with stylish short handles for holding in your hand or at your elbow.
Oveta is not only an ultra-stylish fold-over design, if you need more room in your bag while you are out and about you can carry it fully extended, unfolded, and comfortably with the adjustable shoulder strap.
When finished the bag measures 10 ½” wide by 9” high by 6” deep.
What you will need to make the Oveta Fold-Over Bag
- 1 yard 44” wide quilting weight cotton as the main fabric
- 1 yard 44” wide quilting weight cotton for the lining
- 1 yard 45” fusible Pellon 809 decor heavy interfacing
- 1 ¼ yards of fusible Pellon SF 101 light interfacing or a woven shaping interfacing
- ½ yard fusible fleece -TP971F-Pellon Fleece Thermolam Plus – Stabilizer
- 1 Piece 13″ by 15″ – 72F -Pellon Peltex two-sided fusible ultra-firm stabilizer
- Four 1” D-rings or O-rings – check out our resources page for our recommended hardware suppliers
- Two ¾” D-ring or O-ring, or Connector Hardware of your choice – (Optional for Long Carry Strap)
- Two 1” Swivel Hooks – (Optional for Long Carry Strap)
- One 1” Adjustable Strap Slider – (Optional for Long Carry Strap)
- Double Cap Rivets- Optional for decoration purposes only.
- One 14” #5 Zipper-Top Zipper
- One 11” Zipper-Back Exterior Zipper Pocket
- Coordinating thread
- Frixion pen fabric marker
- Basic sewing supplies
- Sewing machine.