We are thrilled to collaborate with Carry Courage to bring you the Free Soul Fold-Over Bag Pattern! Carry Courage is known for their hand crafted, earth conscious products, inspired by nature and the sustainable fashion movement. You can expect the highest, authentic quality and attention to detail from each of their handmade products, and that same quality has been carried through to this new pattern design and instruction.
Keep your everyday essentials close at hand and secure in this stylish fold-over bag. The Free Soul Bag features a zipper closure, a magnetic snap closure, an exterior slip pocket, and an interior zipper pocket. This bag has some bold applique accents, two zippers, and an adjustable strap featuring chain hardware! The finished size is 9” wide, 7-1/2" high (folded), 11-1/2” high (unfolded), and 1” deep.
The Free Soul bag has been designed by Carry Courage. They are known for their hand crafted, earth conscious products, inspired by the sustainable fashion movement. Keep your everyday essentials close at hand and secure in this stylish fold-over bag.
For the best results we recommend using cork fabric, faux leather, or any other fabric that doesn’t fray for the main fabric and contrast. Use quilt cotton or linen for the lining. Shop our fabrics here. All of the hardware required for this pattern is included in the 1/2" Level 3 Basic Hardware Kit, or can be purchased individually. You will also need (2) 1/2" Chain Strap Connectors. And don't forget a 8" and 9" Single Slide Zippers available here.
BUT to make things easy, we have put together a kit that includes everything you need to make this bag.
Included in the kit:
- Free Soul Paper Pattern (included)
- 25” Cherry Legacy Faux Leather
- 1/2 Yard Lining
- 5” Charcoal Legacy Faux Leather
- 3/4 Yard Interfacing (Fashion Fuse)
- Gunmetal Hardware Kit ((1) 1/2" Slider Buckle (2) 1/2” D-Rings (2) 1/2" Swivel Hooks (2) Chain Strap Connectors (1) Sans Serif Handmade Label (1) Invisible Bar Snap Set
- 17" Burgundy Gunmetal with 1 Pull Rectangle and 1 Donut Pull
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