Bellezza Tote & Handbag

  • $7.95 USD


THIS IS A PDF PATTERN IN ENGLISH !! AVAILABLE FOR INSTANT DOWNLOAD !!!!

You can sell bags made with Bagstock patterns. Credit is appreciated.

PATTERN DETAILS

The Bellezza Tote and Handbag pattern offer an oasis of skills just waiting to be unleashed!
You'll master the art of adding a pleated cargo pocket, a double zip/slip pocket, a perfect recessed zipper, an interior divider pocket plus a large slip pocket and an additional zipper pocket.
Whether you choose the tote bag, which is large enough to use as a carry-on, or the elegant handbag size, you are sure to be a trendsetter with this classy bag! 
But hey, why not make both! Match these skills with your beautiful fabric stash and before you know it, you'll be saying Bellezza! Which translates in Italian to "Beautiful" and that's exactly what your bags will be!

FEATURES

  • Front slip pocket with a flap
  • Back zipper pocket
  • Back slip pocket
  • Interior divider zipper pocket
  • Two interior slip pockets
  • Interior zipper pocket
  • Main zipper closure

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS -

Tote - 13” W x 14.5” H x 5” D
Handbag - 12.5” W x 10.5” H x 4” D

Pattern includes 75 pages of easy step-by-step instructions with color photos to help you through each step. The pattern also includes printable pattern pieces with seam allowances included.

BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY 

  • Basic sewing skills, You should be familiar with sewing patterns. 

Video tutorial by SiahSwag [copy paste link in browser]

  • Part 1 - https://youtu.be/_fb61txwq4c
  • Part 2 - https://youtu.be/MrwFlwVM2iU

Materials

Tote Size

  • 2/3 yard (62cm) 44” quilting weight exterior fabric
  • 7/8 yard (80cm) 44” contrasting fabric, woven or vinyl
  • 1¾ yards (1.6m) 44” quilting weight lining fabric
  • 6½ yards (6m) fusible woven interfacing - 20” wide (Pellon SF-101 Shapeflex) or 3¼ yards (3m) 45” Woven Fuse
  • 1¼ yards (1.2m) sew-in foam interfacing - 20” wide (Pellon Flex Foam)
  • 8½” x 5” (22cmx13cm) piece of fusible stiff stabilizer (Pellon Peltex 71f / Decovil Heavy)
  • 6½” x 4” (17cmx11cm) piece of fusible fleece (Pellon Thermolam Plus TP971)
  • One 16” (41cm) or longer #4.5 / #5 zipper (main zipper closure)
  • One 12” (31cm) or longer #4.5 / #5 handbag zipper (interior divider pocket)
  • One 12” (31cm) or longer #3 all-purpose zipper (interior zipper pocket)
  • One 7” (18cm) or longer #3 all-purpose zipper (exterior back pocket)
  • One twist lock or 14mm magnetic snap (front pocket)
  • One 14mm magnetic snap (back pocket)
  • Four 1” (25mm) rectangle rings (handles)
  • One zipper end
  • Twelve rivets - size 8mm (10mm if you are using thicker fabrics)
  • Six bag feet (optional)
  • Fray Check
  • Fabric glue or double-sided tape

Handbag Size

  • 1/2 yard (50cm) 44” quilting weight exterior fabric
  • 7/8 yard (80cm) 44” contrasting fabric, woven or vinyl
  • 1¼ yard (1.2m) 44” quilting weight lining fabric
  • 5¼ yards (4.8m) fusible woven interfacing - 20” wide (Pellon SF-101 Shapeflex) or 2½ (2.3m) yards 45” Woven Fuse
  • 1 (0.92m) yard sew-in foam interfacing - 20” wide (Pellon Flex Foam)
  • 6½” x 4” (17cmx11cm) piece of fusible stiff stabilizer (Pellon Peltex 71f / Decovil Heavy)
  • 5½” x 4” (14cmx11cm) piece of fusible fleece (Pellon Thermolam Plus TP971)
  • 4” x 4” (11cmx11cm) piece of Décor Bond/Decovil Light (connector stabilizer)
  • One 16” (41cm) or longer #4.5 / #5 handbag zipper (main zipper closure)
  • One 12” (31cm) or longer #4.5 / #5 handbag zipper (interior divider pocket)
  • One 11” (28cm) or longer #3 all-purpose zipper (interior zipper pocket)
  • One 6” (16cm) or longer #3 all-purpose zipper (exterior back pocket) 
  • One twist lock or 14mm magnetic snap (front pocket) 
  • One 14mm magnetic snap (back pocket)
  • Four 1” (25mm) rectangle rings (handles)
  • Two 1” (25mm) D-rings (adjustable shoulder strap)
  • Two 1” (25mm) swivel hooks (adjustable shoulder strap)
  • One 1" (25mm) slider (adjustable shoulder strap)
  • One zipper end
  • Ten rivets - size 8mm (10mm if you are using thicker fabrics)
  • Four bag feet (optional)
  • Fray Check
  • Fabric glue or double-sided tape

SKILL LEVEL -  Advanced