Ellen’s Esplanade PDF Pattern
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. You can download a PDF colouring sheet HERE!
Finished size: Approx. 38cm W (at the top recessed zipper) X 29cm H X 14cm D
(15” W (at the top recessed zipper) X 11 ½” H X 5 ½” D)
Available separately is an optional Pocket Supplement A for adding extra interior pockets!
Comes with a bonus helpful free video on downloading, saving and printing your pattern plus a bonus free video for printing with an iPad!
The pattern for Ellen’s Esplanade has a full requirements list, 18 pages of comprehensive instructions which include 54 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 2 Pattern pieces are included for shaped pieces. Cutting Labels are provided for measurement pieces for your convenience.
*Exterior Fabric One – (Bag Body) 112cm (44”) wide: 60cm (3¤4 yard)
*Exterior Fabric Two – (Side Pockets) 112cm (44”) wide: 76cm (30”)
*Lining fabric – 112cm (44”) wide: 60cm (3/4 yard)
*Fusible woven interfacing: Pellon Shape-Flex SF101 – 51cm W (20” W). Substitutes are Vilene G700, Therm-o-web HeatnBond or DHJ501: 2.75m (3 yards)
*Peltex 71F or Fast2Fuse or TimTex or Decovil 1: 33cm (13”) .
*Fusible Fleece such as Thermolam Plus or Vilene H640: 43cm (17”) OR use Soft & Stable for a more structured bag.
*Matching thread (I have used Aurifil Cotton 40wt).
*1 X Dress Zipper: 46cm (18”) (For top closure) .
*1 X Dress Zipper: 28cm (11”) (For interior)
*1 X Metal Zipper End
*2 X 3.8cm (1 ½”) O Rings
*2 X 3.8cm (1 ½”) Swivel Hooks
*1 X 3.8cm (1 ½”) Slider
*12 X Double Capped Rivets 9mm (Cap) X 8mm (Stem) OR Chicago Screws
*Other Requirements: Double Sided Wonder Tape (or Glue suitable for glue basting – I use Elmer’s Washable School Glue). Plus general sewing requirements