More like perfecta! Three sizes, two styles, one pattern -- these bags will transport and protect all your toiletries, cosmetics, craft items, and the like, and they'll do it in style. Thanks to an inner frame, the bags stay open for easy loading and retrieval of items, inner pockets help with organization, and the zipper closure keeps it all safe and secure.
Trifecta Bag Supply List
Pattern: Trifecta Zip Bag from Emmaline Bags & Patterns (SKU 1209418);
Please note that in this class we are making the Large Set Version C. Once you have made this bag, you'll be equipped to try others on your own.
Exterior Fabric (Bag bottom) 0.45m
Exterior Accent Fabric (Bag top and handles): one fat quarter
Lining fabric: 0.45 m
One 18" x 58" package of Soft and Stable, OR 0.6 m of Flex Foam
0.25 m Shape Flex woven interfacing
One 24" handbag zipper to coordinate with your accent fabric
Sewing machine in good working condition, with manual, all accessories, power cord and foot control;
1/4" foot, walking foot or IDT, zipper foot;
Needle: Topstitch 80/12 or 90/14;
Thread: 50 wt cotton (Konfetti) to match your accent fabric
One set of two Style A Metal Frames from Emmaline Bags (SKU 1208937);
Wonder Tape (SKU 1201596);
Frixion Pen in a colour to show on your fabric;
Rotary cutter and 24" ruler;
Wonder Clips (SKU 1095887)
Basic sewing kit: seam ripper, thread snips, pins, etc.
Preparation prior to class. Cut according to the following instructions, NOT according to the pattern instructions
From the printed pattern pieces, cut out the following pieces and cut fabric as specified below:
Large Set - Version C Pattern Name Front/Back BOTTOM: cut two from exterior bag bottom fabric on fold. Note: if your fabric is directional, make sure that you orient your fabric correctly. DO NOT cut the fusible interfacing from this piece.
Large Set - Version C Pattern Name Front/Back TOP: cut two from exterior bag top (accent) fabric on fold. Note: if your fabric is directional, make sure that you orient your fabric correctly. DO NOT cut the fusible interfacing from this piece.
Large Set - Version C Pattern Name LINING: cut two on fold from lining fabric AND cut two on fold from Soft and Stable or Flex Foam
From Exterior Accent fabric, cut two 4" x 18" pieces for handles, and two 2.5" x 3" pieces for zipper ends
From Shape Flex cut two 3 7/8" x 17" pieces for handle interfacing
For lining pockets, cut two 8" squares from the fabric of your choice.