The Perfect Damask Duffle – FREE sewing pattern & FREE step-by-step tutorial

Sew Modern Bags brings you another FREE sewing pattern, this time it's a Perfect Damask Duffle Bag from one of our favourite bag designers.

Sew Modern Bags brings you another FREE sewing pattern, this time it’s a Perfect Damask Duffle Bag from one of our favourite bag designers.

Sew Modern Bags brings you another FREE sewing pattern, this time it's a Perfect Damask Duffle Bag from one of our favourite bag designers.

The Perfect Damask Duffle Bag has the following features:

  • It’s spacious and roomy
  • The carrying handles are sized to work both over the shoulder or handheld
  • The plastic sports zipper wraps down each side so you can open the duffle wide for packing and unpacking
  • Ripstop nylon is used for the lining so the interior is water resistant and easy to wipe clean
  • This bag has interior seams, which makes the construction much simpler
  • The finished bag is approximately 20″ wide by 11″ high by 7″ deep
  • The handles have a 12″ drop and the wrap-around zipper opens a full 27″.

Sew Modern Bags brings you another FREE sewing pattern, this time it's a Perfect Damask Duffle Bag from one of our favourite bag designers.

What you will need to make the Perfect Damask Duffle Bag

  • 1½ yards of 54″+ wide home décor weight fabric in a bold print for the main exterior
  • ½ yard of 44″+ wide canvas weight fabric in a coordinating solid for the exterior accents
  • 1 yard of 54″+ nylon ripstop or similar for the lining
  • 1¾ yards of 1½” wide cotton webbing
  • One 28″ sport or parka zipper in a coordinating color
  • One package of standard piping in an accent color
  • 1 yard of 45″+ mid-weight fusible interfacing
  • 1 yard of 45″ wide fusible fleece
  • ¼ yard of 20″+ fusible foam for the base panel
  • All-purpose thread to match fabric
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Sewing machine.

 

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