Carter Messenger Handbag - October 2018

Keep your essentials organized with this mid-sized bag.
The interior features two compartments separated by a zippered pocket. Different hardware options and instructions for both woven and vinyl included.

Materials needed:
• 1/4 yard 44” wide quilting weight exterior fabric
• 2/3 yard 44” wide woven or vinyl contrasting fabric
• 5/8 yard 44” wide quilting weight lining fabric
• 3 yards fusible woven interfacing (Pellon Shapeflex SF101)
• 1/3 yard fusible fleece interfacing (Pellon Thermolam TP971F)
• Two small press locks or two magnetic snaps
• Two 1” rectangle rings (Handle)
• Two 3/4” D-rings (Shoulder Strap)
• Two 1” swivel clips (Shoulder Strap)
• 7” all-purpose zipper (Lining Pocket)
• Four medium rivets (optional)
• Fabric glue (Beacon Fabritac) (optional)
• Erasable marking pen
• Coordinating thread (Tex 50+ polyester or nylon recommended)

Measurements: 12" long, 9" tall, 5" deep

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