the Cosmo Convertible

It’s THREE bags in one!

(For information about the fabrics we’ve used in these samples, click HERE)

Design Highlights

  • The Cosmo Convertible can quickly & easily be transformed from a Shoulder Bag to a hands-free BackPack by simply reconfiguring the Straps!
  • Add the snap-on Strap Extensions to add cross-body carrying to your Cosmo‘s repetoire.
  • featuring a zippered main compartment, a mag-snapped front flap pocket and a roomy back zippered pocket
  • AND, its the perfect size for all of your everyday items PLUS your iPad!

the Shoulder Bag configuration
the Shoulder Bag configuration

the BagPack configuration
the BagPack configuration

the Cross-Body configuration
the Cross-Body configuration

And after you’ve purchased the pattern…

Come Back… and download these Color Pictorial Helps!

Do you like this pieced pocket embellishment?

smBoysFlapThe pattern pieces are NOT included in your pattern package, BUT

Cosmo Flap Pieces page #1

Cosmo Flap Pieces page #2

Just click BOTH links above to download the FREE pattern pieces to duplicate this look!

Purse Dimensions: 10" X 7" X 13"

Fabric Needs

  • (You may need more fabric if you are using directional prints)
  • Exterior Fabric: 5/8 yd.
  • Contrast (Straps, Clip Holders & optional Flap Trim): 3/8 yd.
  • Lining: 5/8 yd.
  • Fusible Fleece: 1/2 yd (we recommend Thermolam by Pellon)
  • Cotton Woven Fusible Interfacing: 1/4 yd X 22" wide (We recommend Fashion Fuse by Bosal.)

Other Supplies Needed

  • 1 each- 16" (or longer) separating zipper (instructions for shortening zipper are included)
  • 1 each- 8" (or longer) nylon zipper (instructions for shortening zipper are included)
  • 2 each- 3/4" invisible sew-in magnetic snaps
  • 2 1/2 yds- 1" wide cotton webbing (for straps)
  • 2 each 1 1/4" wide D-rings
  • 4 each 1 1/4" wide O-rings
  • 2 each 1" wide Snap Hooks
  • 2 each 1" wide Slide Buckles
  • The Cross-Body Carrying Option additionally requires-
  • 2 each 1" wide D-rings
  • 2 more 1" wide Snap Hooks
  • an additional 3/4 yard of 1" wide webbing