Fiona’s Freeway PDF Pattern
Fiona’s Freeway is a fun smaller bag featuring a unique shaped flap, closing with a magnetic strap and grommets with a pull strap. The front of the bag features a vertical zipper pocket. Inside the roomy middle section is also another a zipper pocket and a slip pocket. Also included is a large flap grommet free version for those of you who don’t like installing grommets!
This bag is perfect for cork or vinyl accents sewn on a domestic sewing machine.
Finished size: Approx. 23cm W X 25cm H X 9.5cm D
(9” W X 10” H X 3 ½” D)
Comes with a bonus helpful free video on downloading, saving and printing your pattern plus a bonus free video for printing with an iPad!
A Video sew along by Victoria of Seams Legit is also available for those that need more visuals!
The pattern for Fiona’s Freeway has a full requirements list, 25 pages of comprehensive instructions which include 95 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 9 Pattern pieces are included for shaped pieces.
Cutting Labels are provided for measurement pieces for your convenience.
Requirements and Video
*Exterior 1 (Cork)- 112cm (44”) wide: 45cm (½ Yard)
*Exterior 2- 112cm (44”) wide:45cm (½ Yard)
*Lining fabric – 112cm (44”) wide: 90cm (1 Yard)
*Fusible woven interfacing: Pellon Shape-Flex SF101 – 51cm (20” W). Substitutes are Vilene G700, Therm-o-web HeatnBond or DHJ501: 2.75m (3 yards)
*Peltex 71F or Fast2Fuse or TimTex or Decovil: 21cm W X 10cm H (8 1¤4” W X 4” H).
*Fusible Fleece such as Thermolam Plus or Vilene H640: 26cm (10”)
*Matching thread (I have used Aurifil Cotton 40wt).
*1 X Dress Zipper: 20cm (8”) for Front Zipper Pocket
*1 X Dress Zipper 20cm (8″) for Interior Zipper Pocket
*2 X 25mm (1”) Rectangular Rings
*1 X 25mm (1”) Rectangular Slider br>
*1 X 18mm (3¤4”) Magnetic Snap
*8 X 10mm (3¤8”) (Inner Diameter) Metal Grommets.
*1 X Large Cord Lock (For Fabric Grommet Bag without cork accents)
*1 X 18mm (¾”) Ring (Optional for Large Flap Tassel)
*10 X Double Capped Rivets 9mm (Cap) X 8mm (Stem) OR Chicago Screws (Rivets are optional for an all fabric bag)
*Other Requirements: Double Sided Wonder Tape (or Glue suitable for glue basting – I use Elmer’s Washable School Glue).
*Fray Stopper, Duct Tape, Hole Punches. Plus general sewing requirements