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A Super Simple Duffle Bag

A Free PDF Sewing Tutorial

Super Simple Duffle Bag PDF Sewing Pattern

This free sewing tutorial is written so beginner and intermediate sewers can create a simple, unlined, functional duffle bag.

Sewing Supplies:

  1. 1 yard of heavy cotton such as canvas, duck canvas, good upholstery fabric or other suitable fabric such as barks cloth, cotton or denim.

  2. 18-inch purse zipper (NOTE: If you do not have a purse zipper, a regular 18” zipper will work.)

  3. 2 – 26 inch long by 4 inch wide strips of contrasting fabric for your handles

  4. 1 package of Wright’s Maxi Piping (optional)

  5. 4 appliqué’s to cover handle ends (optional)

  6. thread

  7. straight edge ruler or cutting mat

  8. rotary cutter or good scissors

  9. iron and ironing board

  10. straight or stick pins

Get the PDF Tutorial

18" purse zippers


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