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The Sea Holly Show-Off Bag

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This is a slim shoulder / cross-body bag pattern with adjustable strap and 3 external pockets. There are 2 different options for the slip pockets – horizontal or diagonal.


The Sea Holly Show-Off Bag pdf pattern is for a slim shoulder / cross-body bag with adjustable strap and three external pockets. There are two different options for the slip pockets: horizontal or diagonal.

Sizing info:
The completed size of the bag is 9″ (23 cm) tall by 7″ (17.8 cm) wide.

Skill level:
Suitable for beginners / confident beginners.

Materials needed:

  • Four or five co-ordinating Fat Quarters, or 1 yard / 1m quilting cotton fabric,
  • One yard / 1m Vilene F220 fusible interfacing or similar (eg. Pellon ES114 Easy Shaper iron-on),
  • 16″ (41 cm) by 10″ (26 cm) Vilene H630 or H640 fusible fleece or similar (eg. Pellon 987F Fusible Fleece),
  • Two #5 zippers at least 7¼” (18.5 cm) long,
  • Two ¾” (1.9 cm) rectangle rings,
  • One ¾” (1.9cm) slider,
  • Optional: Rivets (small), Kam Snaps, 70″ (1.78 m) of ¾” (1.9 cm) webbing to use for the strap, as an alternative to making one.

The pattern:
Pattern pieces are provided in A4 and US Letter size, ready to print and cut out. Comes with clear step-by-step instructions and plenty of photos.

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

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