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by Amy Butler Get the Pattern Sewing Supplies: Allow extra yardage for matching or centering a design on your fabric. If using 44″ wide light to mid-weight fabric: (ex. quilting fabric) 1 1/8 yards for the bag exterior 1 1/8 yards of a coordinating fabric for the bands and handles 1 1/8 yards of a 3rd coordinating fabric for the lining 3 1/2 yards of 20″ wide woven fusible interfacing (suggested: SF-101 by Pellon) If using wide heavier mid-weight fabric: 5/8 yard for bag ext
You will need: main fabric (front, back, and side panels) 1 yard contrasting fabric and lining 2 yards 20″ Coats heavyweight metal zipper 2/3 of a yard of VELCRO® Brand FABRIC FUSION™ fastener Dual Duty XP thread Sulky Rayon embroidery thread Sulky Totally Stable, iron-on tear-away stabilizer 1 yard stiff double sided fusible interfacing 1/3 yard of medium weight craft type fusible interfacing 1 sheet needlepoint canvas transparent tape 2 1/3 yards of webbing strap turner med