The Scientist’s Satchel – FREE Pattern & FREE Tutorial

This messenger style bag has a really great old style look using modern materials. And the best thing of all is the pattern and the tutorial are absolutely FREE. The Scientist's Satchel features the following: a super-useful front pocket an awesome turn-lock closure a finished size of 12" wide by 8" tall by 4" deep

This messenger style bag has a really great old style look using modern materials. And the best thing of all is the pattern and the tutorial are absolutely FREE.

The Scientist’s Satchel features the following:

  • a super-useful front pocket
  • an awesome turn-lock closure
  • a finished size of 12″ wide by 8″ tall by 4″ deep

What you will need to make the Scientist’s Satchel

  • 1 yard of 45″ wide or ⅔ yard of 60″ wide medium to heavyweight fabric (denim, canvas or faux suede) for the main bag 
  • ¾ yard of lightweight fabric (quilting cotton) for the lining
  • One 1″ turn lock
  • One 12″ zipper
  • Matching sewing thread
  • Either various fabric paints for painting your image or Appliqué Supplies – 10″ by 10″ scrap of appliqué fabric for gears (cotton or felt) and 10″ by 10″ piece of light or heavy duty fusible web
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Sewing machine.

Click here for the FREE Pattern & Tutorial