These Pretty Patchwork Bags Have Many Uses

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They’re Easy to Make and Are Great Gifts!

These handy patchwork bags are simple to make and a terrific use of scraps. Choose between two sizes and two piecing styles in any color theme.

They’re great for pencils and makeup as well as wonder clips and other supplies. They also make great gifts.

Everyday Zip Bags Pattern

The zippers are easy to install making these bags great for quilters of all skill levels. You’ll find a video here that shows how to insert a zipper in a similar bag.

The designer, Sherri McConnell from A Quilting Life, prefers ByAnnie Handbag Zippers because they’re a bit wider and easy to work with. She also suggests ByAnnie Soft and Stable to give the bags body.

Everyday Zip Bags Pattern

Once completed, the bags are roughly the following sizes:

  • Large Bag – about 7” x 9”
  • Small Bag – about 5” x 9”

Click here to purchase the “Everyday Zipper Bag” pattern.


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