Have you ever downloaded the free pattern for the Retreat Bag from Emmaline Bags? I admit it’s been on my to-do list for a while, but I’ve never got round to it. Now here is our perfect reason to get that pattern out and sew. Here’s a video tutorial which shows you the bags in both small and large, and adds on some optional extras to the original pattern – external pockets and handles! If you want them of course, it’s still a great pattern in the original format.
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