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The Oleander Organizer Bag pattern

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The Oleander Organizer bag is a cross body bag with an amazing built-in wallet on the front exterior.

The Oleander Organizer bag is a cross body bag with an amazing built-in wallet on the front exterior. 

The Oleander Organizer Bag has the following features:

  • The built-in wallet has a flap closure with a tongue lock which can then be opened wider by opening 2 zippers on each side of the pocket
  • Inside the built-in wallet,  you will find 8 card slots, one zippered pocket, one open slip pocket and one slip pocket with a flap (and magnetic snap closure)
  • In the main interior of the bag, you will find 1 zippered pocket, 2 slip pockets, 2 pen slip pockets and a key swivel clasp on a ribbon.
  • The main compartment of the bag closes with a zippered closure.
  • The approximate size of the finished bag is 8.75″ wide by 8.75″ high by 4″ deep.
The Oleander Organizer bag is a cross body bag with an amazing built-in wallet on the front exterior.

This project is suitable for intermediate/advanced sewers. It is not a very difficult project, but it is quite a long project because of all the components included in the bag. It will take approximately 6-7 hours to complete the first bag. 

The Oleander Organizer bag is a cross body bag with an amazing built-in wallet on the front exterior.

What you will need to make the Oleander Organizer Bag

The Oleander Organizer bag is a cross body bag with an amazing built-in wallet on the front exterior.

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