The Piped Pocket Tote by Sewing Patterns by Mrs H (Printed Paper Pattern)
The Piped Pocket Tote is stylish, practical, super spacious and comes in two sizes!
- Small: 11 1/2" wide x 9 1/4" high x 4 1/2" deep (29cm x 23.5cm x 11.5cm)
- Large: 13 3/4" wide x 11 1/2" high x 5 1/2" deep (35cm x 29cm x 14cm)
The Piped Pocket Tote sewing pattern guides you through how to use piping to accentuate the features of your bag. Inside is a slip pocket, a zipped pocket and loads of space for your belongings. Outside there are two deep pockets on each side panel. Included in the pattern are instructions to create two tone handles, perfect for adding a little something extra using contrasting fabrics. The Piped Pocket Tote has a lovely large front panel that will be perfect for modifications such as applique or embroidery.
The Piped Pocket Tote is classified as an intermediate level bag sewing pattern. It is written in UK English and has been thoroughly tested by a team of expert pattern testers. And, as a bonus, Mrs H has filmed a full-length video tutorial to accompany the pattern! Find it on our YouTube channel here: https://youtu.be/eQ03BpRn6gw
The Piped Pocket Tote sewing pattern features comprehensive instructions, pattern pieces, and colour photographs.
What materials do I need?
Hardware listed is all optional
- 6 x 1/2" (12mm) domed purse feet
- 2 x 1" (2.5cm) triangle rings
- 2 x 1" (2.5cm) Swivel hooks
- 1 x 1" (2.5cm) strap slider
- 4 x Diamond or Long John Strap Anchors
Small size requirements:
- 2 1/2 yards (2.3m) pre-made piping
- 1 x 10" (25.5cm) 3 zip (cut continuous zip 12" (30.5cm))
- 1 x 14" (35.5cm) 5 zip (cut continuous zip 16" (40.5cm))
- 10" x 4" (25.5cm x 10cm) bag base or thin cutting mat
- 1 1/8 yd (1m) exterior
- 2/3 yd (0.75m) lining
- 1 yd (0.9m) foam stabilizer 28" (72cm) wide, narrower will need more
- 2 1/4 yd (2m) medium weight fusible interfacing 1 yd (90cm) wide, narrower will need more
Large size requirement:
- 3 yards (2.75m) pre-made piping
- 1 x 10" (25.5cm) 3 zip (cut continuous zip 12" (30.5cm))
- 1 x 16" (40.5cm) 5 zip (cut continuous zip 18" (45.5cm))
- 12" x 4 1/2" (30.5cm x 11.5cm) bag base or thin cutting mat
- 1 3/4 yd (1.5m) exterior
- 1 1/8 yd (1m) lining
- 1 1/8yd (1m) foam stabilizer 28" (72cm) wide, narrower will need more
- 2 1/2 yd (2.25m) medium weight fusible interfacing 1 yd (90cm) wide, narrower will need more
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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