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Check out the best selling pattern from A Quaint Stitch! This fun and portable bag will be your next go-to for any errands run or day out!

Two Styles Included!
Instructions are provided to make the backpack in two styles:
Style 1: A simple backpack with a single zippered compartment; and
Style 2: An advanced backpack with a double zippered compartment.

Features:
* Zipper pocket with overlay on the front flap
* 1 or 2 main zipper compartments based on style
* Zippered back pocket
* Interior zipper pockets
* Miscellaneous interior pockets
* Two strap options: Adjustable sling strap or convertible strap
* Two methods for assembling the bag: Binding and birthing

Extras:
* A0 file included
* Projector file included
* Cut files are available for purchase

The Pattern:
Style 1 pattern includes 33 pages of concise step-by-step instructions with colour photographs to help you through each step. Style 2 includes 36 pages of concise step-by-step instructions with colour photographs. The pattern pieces are provided in a separate document comprising printable full pattern pieces including rectangular pattern pieces. All pattern pieces include seam allowance.

Finished Size:
Style 1: 8” W x 14.5″ H x 3.5” D
Style 2: 8” W x 14.5” H x 4.5” D

Skill Level:
Style 1: Intermediate
Style 2: Advanced

Materials Required:
1 yard (1 meter) of exterior fabric
2 yards (1.8 meters) of lining fabric
7” x 10” (18 x 25.4 cm) piece of leather/vinyl/cork for accent piece
3 yards (2.7 meters) of fusible medium weight woven interfacing
¾ yard (0.7 meters) of foam/fusible fleece interfacing
3” x 5” (7.6 x 12.7 cm) piece of stabilizer
Three 1” D-rings
One 1” wide side release buckle
One 6.5” (16.5 cm) long #5 zipper for exterior front pocket
One 9” (23 cm) long #5 zipper for exterior back pocket
Two or Four 12” (30.5 cm) long pieces of 3 mm cording for the bottle holders
One or two cord stops
¼ yard (0.25 meters) of mesh fabric for bottle holders

Style 1:
One 7.5” long (19 cm) zipper for bag interior
One 16.25” long (41.27 cm) #5 for bag compartment

Style 2:
Two 7.5” long (19 cm) zippers for bag interior
Two 16.25” long (41.27 cm) #5 for bag compartments

Sling Strap:
One 1″ swivel clasp
One 1″ tri-glide slider
1.5 yards (1.4 meters) of 1” wide webbing/strapping

Convertible Strap:
Two 1″ swivel clasps
Two 1″ tri-glide sliders
2 yards (1.8 meters) of 1” wide webbing/strapping
One 16” long (41 cm) #5 zipper

Other Notions:

– 3/16” or 9 mm Grommets/eyelets for bottle holder and grommet setting tools
– Wonder clips/Pins
– Double sided tape or glue
– Erasable fabric marker
– Co-ordinating thread
– Edge Paint (Optional)
– Teflon foot or walking foot if using vinyl or leather
– 2.5 yards (2.3 meters) of ⅜” to ½” wide pre made Bias tape or 1” wide Fold Over Elastic (or)
– Two 45” (115 cm) long (or cut width of fabric) strips of waterproof canvas for the binding method

Measurements are approximate and don’t account for directional or fussy cutting.

Download:
Please note this is a digital download PDF file, not a paper sewing pattern.