Traverse Bag Pattern

Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
Traverse Bag Pattern
$10.00

You’ll love taking this versatile and compact crossbody bag on all of your travels. The zippered top main compartment and handy back zippered pocket keep all your essentials secure while the front pocket(s) provides easy access to the items you use most. Easy to use and wear adjustable crossbody strap and two fun sizes to make!

Special features:

  • 2 sizes to sew! Regular and Mini
  • Zippered top main compartment
  • Back zipper pocket
  • Front pocket (divided on Regular size) with easy access snap/flap closure
  • adjustable crossbody strap
  • interior slip pocket

    Skill Level: Intermediate, or adventurous Advanced Beginner

    + Approx. Finished Dimensions: 12” W, 9” H, 2” deep - regular (10” W, 7 1/2” tall - mini)

    Please see materials list and purchasing information below!

    Materials needed:

    Requirements based on 44”-wide fabric.

    Mini size noted in { }.

    • ¾ yard {½ yard} Exterior Fabric
    • ¾ yard {½ yard} Lining Fabric
    • ½ yard {½  yard} Accent Fabric
    • 2 yards {1½ yards} Fusible Woven Interfacing (Pellon SF101 - 20"-wide)
    • (2) ¾”-wide rectangle rings & (1) ¾”-wide strap slider
    • (1) 14” zipper {12” zipper} for top zipper closure*
    • (1) 8” zipper {6” zipper} for back zippered pocket*
    • (1) size 24 metal snap (starter kit available here)

      Recommended Fabrics: Cotton canvas, cotton/linen canvas, twill, home dec for exterior. Quilting cotton for accent and lining.

      Additional supplies + tools: Polyester thread, water-soluble pen/tailor’s chalk, cutting mat, ruler, rotary cutter, glue pen (Sewline glue pen is my favorite), size 14 or 16 denim or Microtex needle, turning tool, snap setting tool, 1 yard of 1/8’’ diameter cotton cording for making piping, ¼”-wide fusible web tape, piping foot

      *pattern assumes zipper tape width of 1"

      Hardware kit available here!

      Purchasing Information:

       For Digital (PDF) pattern:
      • Please download (and save) the pattern file to your computer!
      • You will have 9 download attempts, keep in mind each time you open to view the file counts as an attempt.
      • This PDF pattern has full-size pattern pieces that will be taped together before cutting fabric, rotary cutting instruction/measurements for rectangular pieces, a label sheet for keeping organized, and includes detailed step-by-step instructions and professional illustrations.
      • The file is and instant download. Please be sure to check the email address you entered at checkout, the instant download link will be sent to that email address. After purchase is complete you will also be redirected to a page with the download link.

      For Paper (printed) pattern:

      Paper pattern version includes instruction booklet with step-by-step instructions and professional illustrations, full-size pattern pieces, rotary cutting instructions/measurements for the rectangular pieces, a label sheet for keeping organized, full-color cover sheet, all tucked into a resealable poly bag. Paper pattern is shipped via USPS.

      • Sell finished items! You (the purchaser of this pattern) can sell finished sewn bags made using this pattern (on a home-based scale), credit to Anna Graham www.noodle-head.com is appreciated!
      • NOTICE: It may not be possible to download a PDF file directly to your iPad or Android tablet/mobile device without a download app. I use Acrobat Reader in combination with Dropbox to download files using my mobile device.

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