Paper Pattern - The Road Trip Wallet
*** This is an English only printed pattern. The downloadable pdf version is available in another listing.
The Road Trip Wallet, in 2 sizes, features 2 full-length zipper pockets that form the front and back “covers” of this book-like wallet. These covers flip open to reveal a center zipper pouch with an ID Window Pocket, and 2 sections of credit card slot pockets. The small size holds 10 cards, and the large, 16. Use my unique method to create the straightest credit card slots! Draw your card slot lines quickly and precisely with our plastic template, available at emmalinebags.com. Choose from 3 versions of closures to finish off your wallet. Note: Version C works with the large size only because the ID Pocket interferes with the snap in the small size.
This is an "Intermediate to Advanced" sewing pattern with a lot of cutting involved. Use the "speed cutting"method to make things go along quicker!
Small Size: Width- 6 1/2” (16.5 cm) Height– 4.5” (11.5 cm) Depth- 3/4” (19 mm)
Large Size: Width- 8” (20 cm) Height– 4.5” (11.5 cm) Depth- 3/4” (19 mm)
A rotary cutter, mat and gridded ruler, are required to cut pattern pieces. Not all pattern pieces are provided.
Get the Plastic Template! A plastic template ruler to help draw the credit card slots is not necessary, but truly a very helpful tool to make straight and even lines using my NEW credit card slot method. This method makes the straightest card slots! Get the Ruler.
- Fabric & Interfacing: (NOTE:The same amount of fabric is required for both Small & Large sizes)
- 1/4 yd./0.25 m - Exterior Fabric (quilting cotton, light canvas/duck, décor cotton, cork, vinyl)
- 1/2 yd./0.5 m - Inner Fabric #1- For zipper pockets and credit card slot pockets (quilting cotton or similar weight woven fabric)
- 1/4 yd./0.25 m - Inner Fabric #2- For ID Pocket (quilting cotton or similar weight woven fabric)
- 1 yd./1 m - Fusible Interfacing (20”/ 51 cm wide)- Light-med weight fusible woven: Pellon Shapeflex SF101
- 1/4 yd./0.25 m - Fusible Fleece (46”/117 cm wide)- Dense needled fleece: Pellon Thermolam Plus Fusible TP971
- 1 Scrap - Peltex/Decovil or similar stabilizerfor Version B
Zippers, Bag Hardware & Supplies:
- SMALL SIZE: (3) 6” or 7” (15-18 cm) Zippers or zipper by the yard. (#3 nylon, 1” (2.5 cm) wide, non-separating) You can use longer zippers, because these will be trimmed down to different lengths.
- LARGE SIZE: (2) 8” or 9” (20-23 cm) & (1) 6”or 7” (15-18 cm) Zipper or zipper by the yard. (#3 nylon, 1” (2.5 cm) wide, non-separating) You can use longer zippers. These will be trimmed down to different lengths.
- BOTH SIZES: (1) 3” x 4” (8 cm x 10.5 cm) Piece of clear vinyl for IDpocket (Sold by the roll, or usebedsheets/linenpackaging.)
- Closure for Version A (Small or Large Size) - (1) Heavy Duty Press Snap OR Kam Snap
- Closure for Version B (Small or Large Size) - (1) 9/16" (14 mm) Slim Magnetic Snap
- Closure & Trim Detail for Version C (Large Size Only) - (1) 9/16" (14 mm) Slim Magnetic Snap, (4) Small (8 mm x 6 mm post) Double-Cap Rivets, (1) 1” (2.5 cm) Rectangular Ring OR (1) 1 ¼” (32 mm) Oval Ring
Bag Lock and Snap Instructions:
- Magnetic Snaps (see the video here)
- Turn Locks and Flip Locks
- Press Locks (Mama, Papa, and Baby Lock)
- Large Bar Locks
- Tongue Locks (Thumb Catch, Press Lock)
- Half Moon Magnetic Snaps
Bag Label Insertion Instructions:
- Attach a Metal Bag Label (See Video Tutorial Here)
- Attach our "Script" Style Metal Bag Label (See the video here)
Miscellaneous Bag Bling Instructions:
- Add Zipper Sliders/Pulls to Zippers-by-the-Yard
- Make a Hanging Tassel
- "Edge Connector" Strap Anchors
- "Edgwena" Strap Anchors
- "Long John" Strap Anchors
- "Diamond" Strap Anchors
- "Top Edges" Strap Anchors
- Bridge Connectors/Bridge Anchors
- Metal Edge Trim
- Attach Zipper Ends/Cord Ends
- Metal Oval Handles
- Strap Ends - Pointed & Rectangular
- Strap Keepers
- Screw Together Grommets
- How to Use Giardini Edge Paint
- How to Use a Rivet Hand Press
- How to Set Double-Cap Rivets using Hand Tools
- How to Use Our Emmaline EB-FUSE Woven Interfacing
Emmaline Pattern Sew-Alongs/Video Tutorials With Janelle:
- Glacier Base Bags Part 1 Sew-Along
- Glacier Base Bags Part 2 Sew-Along
- Glacier Crossbody Bag Part 1 Sew-Along
- Glacier Crossbody Bag Part 2 Sew-Along
- Aspen Crossbody Bag Part 1 Sew-Along
- Aspen Crossbody Bag Part 2 Sew-Along
- Mountain Saddle Bag Sew-Along
- Laney-Jane Bag Sew-Along
Get more Bag Hardware tutorials & Sewing Tutorials HERE.
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