(For info about fabrics we’ve used in our samples,
scroll down to read the blog post featuring that particular sample OR…click HERE)
With a Grab n’ Go Handle!
- Storage– Two roomy, zippered & completely separate storage compartments,
sized right for virtually ANY wallet!
- Go Handsfree!– All it takes is an O-ring & an extra strap
to quickly & easily convert your Bangle Buddie to a backpack! (see below)
- Be a Show-off!– Go ahead & showcase your passion for piecework, applique, embroidery,
bedazzling, fussy cutting or coordinated prints on your Bangle Buddie exterior!
|Converts to a BackPack (w/an O-ring & extra strap)|
Color Pictorial Helps are just a click away!
Click on the links below to access a few color pdf’s
that might be helpful during the following construction steps!
- Steps 13-15: Finishing the Panels
- Steps 18-20: Attaching Thin Panel to Bag Front
- Step 21: Attaching Center Unit to Bag Front
- Steps 22-23: Applying Interfacing to Bag Handle Webbing
- Steps 28-34: Attaching the Grab n’ Go Handle
- Steps 35-36: Attaching Wide Panel Unit
- Step 41: Attaching Bag Back
Here’s a few of the beautiful fabrics we used in the Bangle Buddie samples we created during the run-up to this pattern release!
Left to right they are: DreamscapesII, Swan Lake, and Coin Posey.
for more info about these or any of the other beautiful bag fabrics we carry!
Watch how the Bangle Buddie pattern
Purse Dimensions: 9.5" X 12" X 4.5"
- Exterior- 1/2 yard (for Bag Front, Back, Strap + Handle
- Contrast- 1/4 yard (for Bag Sides + Base)
- Lining- 5/8 yard (for Bag Interior)
- Fusible Interfacing- 1/2 yard X 20" wide (we recommend CraftFuse by Pellon)
- Foam Stabilizer- one 8.5" X 31" piece
Other Supplies Needed
- 2 each- 22" (or longer) purse zipper
- 1 each- 1" wide slide buckle
- 2 each- 1" wide D-rings
- 2 each- 1" wide swivel snap hooks
- 91 inches- 1" wide cotton webbing
- 90 inches- 1 3/8" wide double fold bias tape (we recommend making your own (instructions in pattern)
- 9 inches- 3/4" foldover elastic (bias tape can be substituted)
- 13 inches- 3/4" wide FLAT elastic