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The Bodacious Bowler Bag is a stylish bowler bag which comes with 3 sizes included. Two smaller sizes perfect for little girls plus a larger mummy size. All versions feature a front slip pocket perfect for featuring your favorite embroidery design or fabric.
Inside you will find a zipper pocket and a slip pocket. The large size also features a quick access exterior phone or key pocket. Vinyl or Cork accents and straps complete the picture.
Finished sizes: SMALL: Approx. 21.5cm W X 17cm H X 8cm D (8 ½” W X 6 3/4” H X 3 1/4” D)
MEDIUM: 26.5cm W X 20cm H X 10cm D (10 ½” W X 8” H X 4” D)
LARGE: 32cm W X 24cm H X 13cm D (12 ½” W X 9 ½” H X 5” D)
NOTE: Unique method of instruction included. This is NOT a drop in lining bag pattern!
The pattern for The Bodacious Bowler Bags has a full requirements list, 21 pages of comprehensive instructions which include 63 step by step colour photos.
There are printing instructions and test squares to check your scale. Cutting measurements are provided in both metric & imperial PLUS 7 Pattern pieces are included for shaped pieces across the 3 sizes.
Cutting Labels are provided for measurement pieces for your convenience.
A text only section of 6 pages for printing is also included. Save on ink as you don't need to print everything, just refer to the photos on your computer when you need them!
*Please refer to the Photo Section at left for Materials Requirements Information!
*Please refer to the Photo Section at left for Notions Requirements Information!
The Bodacious Bowler *Video Tutorial is designed to accompany the PDF sewing pattern. Great for visual learners, it runs for 3 Hours and 15 minutes, covering everything you need to know as I work through sewing the bag from start to finish!
*You will need the PDF pattern to complete your bag.
*Please note: The videos are delivered via streaming (Not a Download) on a secure passcode protected page right here at ChrisW Designs.
The Ellen’s Esplanade is the perfect day project or a great design to Sew & Sell or whip up and give as a gift! Featuring two handy exterior side slip pockets for phone and keys with the main compartment closing with a recessed zipper. Inside you will find a spacious interior which includes a zipper pocket.
Make your bag from all fabrics or a combination of fabric and vinyl or pleather or cork.