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The Kiley Clutch Bag with optional shoulder strap pattern

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With the Kiley Clutch Bag, you have a lot of flexibility. If you are not sure what you want then Kiley offers it all - she can be a wallet, a clutch, or just a small shoulder bag.

With the Kiley Clutch Bag, you have a lot of flexibility. If you are not sure what you want then Kiley offers it all – she can be a wallet, a clutch, or just a small shoulder bag.

With the Kiley Clutch Bag, you have a lot of flexibility. If you are not sure what you want then Kiley offers it all - she can be a wallet, a clutch, or just a small shoulder bag.

The Kiley Clutch has the following features:

  • She can be a wallet, a clutch or a small shoulder bag
  • There are six credit card slots behind a snap closed slip pocket that will hold your cash or receipts
  • She has two additional slip pockets on the interior
  • There is a back zipper pocket that is ideal for coins or other small items
  • You can make the flap with all kinds of materials to make Kiley in your style
  • Kiley measures 11″ wide by 8″ high and 1 ½” deep with optional detachable shoulder strap
  • A quick sew with minimal fabric and hardware requirements 

With the Kiley Clutch Bag, you have a lot of flexibility. If you are not sure what you want then Kiley offers it all - she can be a wallet, a clutch, or just a small shoulder bag.

What you will need to make the Kiley Clutch

  • One piece of 18″ by 27″ Cork, Vinyl or Leather OR ½ yard of 44″ Quilting Weight or Décor Weight for the main fabric
  • ¾ yard of 44″ wide Quilting Weight Cotton for the lining fabric
  • ½ yard of Light Interfacing, either Fusible Pellon SF 101 or a woven shaping Interfacing
  • ½ yard of Heavy Interfacing, Fusible Décor Bond – Pellon 809 Firm Stabilizer
  • NOTE: If you are choosing Cork, Heavy Vinyl or Leather for your Main Fabrics- to reduce bulk it would be ideal to use Light Interfacing on your Main Fabric pieces for the clutch
  • ¼ yard of Fusible Fleece – TP971F-Pellon Fleece Thermolam Plus
  • One 1″ Trigger Hook
  • One 1″ O-Ring or D Ring
  • Two ½” D-rings-optional for shoulder strap
  • Two ½” Trigger Hooks–optional for shoulder strap
  • One Tongue Lock, Twist Lock, Half Moon Magnetic Lock, or Flap Closure Hardware of your choice.
  • One set of #20 Kam Snaps– optional
  • One 9″ Zipper for the Exterior Back
  • Coordinating thread
  • Removable Fabric Marker (I recommend a Frixion gel pen as it can be removed by pressing with an iron.)
  • Microtex (Sharp) Needle 80/12 –Recommended for topstitching through the thicker parts.
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Sewing machine.

With the Kiley Clutch Bag, you have a lot of flexibility. If you are not sure what you want then Kiley offers it all - she can be a wallet, a clutch, or just a small shoulder bag.

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