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The Layla Bag

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A small handbag that works so well for special occasions and evenings out. Can be made with or without the handle hardware.


The Layla Bag is the perfect marriage of sophisticated design and function.

Here are her features:
– A clean yet curvy design that will showcase any fabric you choose
– Domed cut-out handles that can be made with or without the handle hardware.
– Fully zipped top closure to keep goodies securely inside.
– A zipped interior pocket
– A removable shoulder strap
– A slightly angled profile which makes her surprisingly roomy

Skill Level: Advanced Intermediate

Finished Size: 14 1/2 w x 6 3/4 h (not incl. handles) x 3 1/2″ d

The pattern:
-26 pages (12 pages of instructions, 12 pages of pattern sheets*, 2 pages of cutting labels)
-a thoroughly tested design given the thumbs up by my amazing test team
– links to online tutorials for the trickier bits
– metric and imperial measurements
-quality line drawings and concise, detailed instructions
* Rectangular pattern pieces are measured and cut out based on measurements.

Please note this is a digital download PDF file, not a paper sewing pattern. Please download immediately after check out.

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