Modern Color Block Bucket Bag PDF Sewing Pattern + Exposed Zipper Insertion Tutorial



Color Block Bucket Bag Sewing Pattern by Julie Cefalu

Julie Cefalu’s inspiration for this modern bucket bag came from a shopping trip while traveling in Portugal. A long strap allows you to carry this purse as a shoulder bag or cross -body for a hands-free trip.

Modern Color Block Bucket Bag PDF Sewing Pattern + Exposed Zipper Insertion Tutorial

Watch the free tutorial below!

Sewing Supplies:

  • exterior main fabric, 2/3-yard
  • lining fabric, 2/3-yard
  • zipper pocket, one fat quarter
  • color block accents, six assorted scraps (at least 10″ × 2″ each)
  • lightweight woven fusible interfacing, 2¼ yds. (Julie used Pellon® SF101.)
  • zipper, 9″ or longer
  • bag template provided
  • zipper foot

Go to the Color Block Bucket Bag PDF Pattern

Originally Published: {Modern Patchwork, Spring 2015.}

Exposed Zipper Insertion: from FashionSewingBlogTV

QuiltCon Magazine 2015 Digital Edition

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