the Gadabout

Design highlights

  • TWO exterior zippered pockets
  • 3 interior storage pockets
  • magnetic snap closure on flap
smblackdahlia The black cotton I used for this Gadabout, had beautiful white dahlias embroidered all over it! smblackdahliaback
with a huge zippered pocket on the back for secure storage

Purse Dimensions: 9" X 9" X 3.5"

Fabric Needs

  • (You may need extra fabric for directional prints)
  • Exterior Fabric: 1/2 yd.
  • Lining: 3/4 yd.
  • Contrasting Bias Tape 1/4 yd.
  • Fusible Fleece: 1/4 yd.
  • Fusible Interfacing: 1/2 yd.

Other Supplies Needed

  • 1 each- 10" nylon zipper
  • 1 each-12" nylon separating zipper
  • 1 each- 3/4" magnetic snap (clamp-in style)
  • 1 yd.- 1" wide cotton webbing
  • 2 yd.- Extra-wide double fold bias tape
  • 1- decorative zipper pull (optional)