Cora is the ideal everyday tote bag style purse. I love her classic shape and how super sturdy and roomy she is. Plus, she’s not too complicated to make. And, if zippers scare you, you can totally omit the zipper closure and use magnetic snap instead. Or no closure at all. It’s totally up to you.
Cora special features:
two exterior slip pockets
interior zipper pocket
interior slip pocket
12 ½” wide x 11” tall x 4” deep
fabric A (main exterior) – ¾ yard
fabric B (contrasting exterior bottom + straps) – ¾ yard
fabric C (lining) – ¾ yard
SF 101 interfacing (or other medium weight fusible interfacing of choice) – 3 yards
Pellon FF78F1 Flex-Foam (or byAnnie’s Soft and Stable) – ¾ yard
one – 7” long metal or nylon zipper
one – 18” long metal or nylon zipper
one – zipper pull (optional)
Please note, this is a MEASURE AND CUT PATTERN meaning all pattern pieces are cut using cutting mat, rotary cutter, and ruler. No printed templates are needed to make this bag. You will receive 12 pages of clear, easy to follow step by step instructions and color photos to make this bag.
Please note this is a digital download PDF file, not a paper sewing pattern. Please download immediately after check out.