lilac mini messenger bag

The Lilac Mini Messenger Bag – FREE Pattern

The Lilac mini messenger bag is a quick and easy sew.  This bag has many details including piping and a twist lock closure on the flap. You can use contrasting fabrics on the flap and it can be sewn using all kind of materials  – vinyl, faux leather, quilting cotton, canvas, etc.  The finished measurements of this bag is 10″ wide (bottom) x 8″ height x 2″ deep.


Lilac Mini Messenger




Download The Lilac Mini Messenger Bag Free Pattern

You’ll Need:

3/4 yard Exterior fabric for the body, strap, and flap.
1/2 yard quilting cotton
1 yard woven fusible interfacing (SF 101)
1/2 yard fusible fleece
twist lock
6” zipper
2 – 1.25” O-rings
1” rectangle slide
piping (optional)


The bag features a zipper pocket in the back.
Lilac Mini Messenger



And it features an interior slip pocket.


Lilac Mini Messenger


I hope you like it!


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Happy Sewing,


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