My little girl turns 8 this week and she is getting her own set of scriptures. Of course she needs a bag to carry them to church.
So I whipped this
little bag up for her
in about an hour.
I had some strips left over from another project so I lined them up. Each strip is folded once lengthwise.
square bottom, fold the corners in like this and sew in place.
ribbon trim to the bag. Do this step now before adding the inner lining.
handles so I cut two strips like shown.
Now sew down the fold line.
Stitch down the other side too.
casing. You could use Bias Tape here too.
pocket to the fabric. I added one to each side of the inner fabric.
box shape as shown above and stitch in place.
inside out and slip inside the outer bag.
pin in place.
backstitching a few times over the handles to secure.
She loved it.