Your “go-to” solution!
(For information about the fabrics we’ve used in these samples, click HERE)
The Walkabout Wallet features are as follows:
- A fleece-lined exterior slip pocket: the perfect place to store your smart phone! Fits phones up to 6″ X 3.75″ X 0.5″ in size, (case included).
- Lots of secure storage: slot storage for eight credit/debit/loyalty cards, currency, an ID slot, receipts PLUS pens!
- Zippered interior pocket: perfect for coins.
- a Secure zip-around closure
- Zippered exterior pocket: a great place to store tickets, metro passes and MORE!
- BONUS interior storage: suitable for reading glasses, passports, keys & MORE!
- BONUS instructions included: for a detachable crossbody strap and wrist strap
You’ll LOVE the convenience of a wallet that can instantly transform into a shoulder or cross-body bag. Leave your full-sized bag in the trunk and enjoy the freedom of shopping totally handsfree!
OR— attach a wrist strap and your Walkabout Wallet is instantly ready for an enjoyable evening on the town!
And Color Pictorial Helps… just a click away!
- Steps A1 + A2: Preparing the CC Slot Templates
- Steps C1 + C2: Placing & Stitching your Mag Snaps in place
- Steps 1-5: Folding & Pressing your CC Slots
- Steps 7-9: Penholders
- Steps 42-43: Installing the Zippered Closure
- Steps 44-46: Bias Taping the Edges
- Steps 48, 50-51: Concealing Zipperends under Wallet Floor
Purse Dimensions: 8" X 1.5" X 4.5"
- Exterior Fabric- 1/2 yd
- Lining- 1/2 yd
- Contrast- 1/3 yd
- Fusible Interfacing- 1/2 yd X 22" wide (we recommend Fashion Fuse by Bosal)
- Fusible Fleece- 1/4 yd X 22" wide (we recommend Thermolam by Pellon)
- Soft & Stable by Annie- one 8.5" X 10" piece
Other Supplies Needed
- 1 each- 3/4" sew-in invisible magnetic snap
- 6 inches- 3/4" wide flat elastic
- 63 inches- extra-wide bias tape (1.5' wide when unfolded)
- 2 each- 7" (or longer) closed bottom zippers
- 1 each- 18" (or longer) purse zipper (closed on both ends w/2 zipperheads)
- For optional Shoulder Strap
- 55 inches- 5/8" wide lightweight nylon webbing
- 2 each- 5/8" wide d-rings
- 1 each- 5/8" wide slide buckle
- 2 each- 5/8" wide swivel snaphooks
- For optional Wrist Strap
- Choose 1- 3/8" OR 1/2" wide swivel snaphook