This Zippered Purse FREE pattern is for a casual bag that can be made of bouclé and leather. It closes with magnetic snaps and is extremely versatile! The template and tutorial were published in Burda Style Magazine website. It also includes instructions to make the cute tassle shown in the picture.
Detach the chains to make a clutch! But first, here is what you’ll need to make yours:
– Exterior Fabric (this example was made using Bouclé and Leather)
– Buckram (coarse linen or other stiffened cloth)
– 3 zippers, each 25 cm (10″) long
– Bias tape
– Leather glue
– 4 magnetic snaps
– Large metal jump rings
– Ball-point pen
– Fusible web
– Pendant pattern (download for free here)
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Build a Tote: Custom Exteriors