- Easy to read instructions, colour photographs, and pattern pieces
- Uses interesting hardware - strap anchors, rivets, and zips as piping
- Includes a zipped central divider
- Zip pocket and slip pocket
The Jangles Anchor Bag is a stylish and modern handbag, with a structured feel and plenty of bag bling! It's perfect for tucking under your arm as you shop or while out with friends or family. With a zipped central divider, a zip pocket and slip pocket, it's great for helping to organise all the things you need to carry with you.
The Jangles Anchor Bag sewing pattern is a great pattern for learning new bagmaking techniques. Not only will you use gorgeous hardware, you'll also learn how to insert a zipped central divider and how to make closed end straps. The bag pattern also includes instructions for a zip pocket and a slip pocket, as well as instructions for an optional cross-body strap.
This handbag sewing pattern is a great opportunity to experiment with how to use bag hardware to add bling, as it guides you through how to use zips as piping, and how to use the eye-catching Strap Anchors that help give this bag its structured feel.
The Jangles Anchor Bag is classified as an intermediate to advanced sewing pattern. It is written in UK English and has been thoroughly tested by a team of pattern testers at a variety of skill levels.
The Jangles Anchor Bag sewing pattern features comprehensive instructions with colour photos. The paper pattern is an A5 booklet with printed pattern pieces. The downloadable PDF pattern features printable pattern pieces and a text only section to save on ink and paper costs. Find out more about how to download and print PDF sewing patterns here
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What difficulty is this sewing pattern?
The Jangles Anchor Bag is an intermediate to advanced level sewing pattern. However, if you get stuck, click here to visit our Facebook group for support: Facebook Support Group for Sewing Patterns by Mrs H.
How big is the finished bag?
The Jangles Anchor Bag has finished dimensions of 11" x 10" x 5" (28cm x 25cm x 12.5cm).
What fabrics did you use?
What materials do I need?
- 1yd (0.9m) Outer
- 1yd (0.9m) Lining
- 36" x 14" (91cm x 36cm) Foam Stabiliser
- 3yd (2.75m) Medium Weight Interfacing
- 4 x Strap Anchors (Long John or Diamond)
- 1 x 8" (20cm) #3 Zip
- 2 x 12" (30.5cm) #5 Zip
- 1 x Metal Zip End
- 4 x 5/16" (8mm) post Rivets for handles
- 1 x 22" (56cm) #5 Zip for Zip Piping, or 2 x 11" (28cm) #5 Zips
- 12 x 5/16" (8mm) post Rivets for use with Long John Strap Anchors OR 16 x 5/16" (8mm) post Rivets for use with Diamond Strap Anchors
Optional Cross Body Strap:
- 60" x 4" (152cm x 10cm) Cross Body Strap Fabric
- 2 x 1" Swivel Clips
- 1 x 1" Triglide Ring
- 2 x 1/2" D-Ring
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