the Uptown Saddlebag

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

Three TOTALLY separate interior storage options!

Full-length front pouch snaps shut securely with a magnetic snap

PLUS- there’s MORE storage within the full-length zippered Flap

With additional secure storage in back zippered pocket which is Perfect for QUICK access items!
AND – there’s additional secure storage available in back zippered pocket!

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Embroider yourself a BEAUTIFUL exterior, that's sure to turn heads!
Embroider yourself a BEAUTIFUL exterior, that’s sure to turn heads!
This Uptown Saddlebag was fashioned in collaboration with Susan Read, using her “Mehndi” embroidery group. For more information, or to purchase this & other unique embroidery designs by Susan Read, click HERE.

Purse Dimensions: 8" X 6" X 9"

Fabric Needs

  • Exterior Fabric for View A (with segments)
  • Main color - 3/4 yd
  • Exterior Fabric for View B (without front segments)
  • Front unsegmented area - 1/3 yd
  • Back segmented area - 1/2 yd
  • Segment Flanges - 1/8 yd ~OR~ one fat quarter
  • Lining - 1 yd
  • Fusible Interfacing - 1/8 yd (We recommend CraftFuse by Pellon)
  • Soft & Stable by Annie - one 34" X 15" piece

Other Supplies Needed

  • 1 each - 12" (or longer) separating zipper
  • 1 each - 9" (or longer) nylon coil zipper
  • 1 each - 3/4" invisible sew-in magnetic snap
  • 50 inches - 1" wide nylon webbing (for strap)
  • 2 each - 1" wide rectangular links
  • 1 each - 1" wide metal slide buckle