Sandhill Sling Bag pattern by Noodlehead
Sew this sling style bag to carry your daily necessities or to take for travel. It’s convenient sling design allows for easy access as well as being out of the way when you’re not using it. It is compact yet roomy enough for the essentials. Choose from a front zippered pocket (View A) or a patch pocket (View B), both come in handy for quick access to smaller items. An adjustable strap makes it easy to wear. Perfect for biking or daily use!
Requirements based on 44”-wide fabric
5/8 yard Exterior Fabric
5/8 yard Lining Fabric (includes interior pocket)
1 ¼ yards (1 ½ if making fabric strap) Fusible Woven Interfacing
One 18”/40.6 cm head-to-head handbag zipper for top closure
One 10”/25.4 cm handbag zipper for front pocket closure (View A) OR 14mm magnetic snap/size 24 metal spring snap (View B)
1”-wide d-ring AND 1 ½”-wide strap slider AND 1 ½”-wide swivel snap [25mm d-ring, 38mm strap slider and swivel snap]
1 ½ yards of 1 ½”-wide cotton webbing OR ADD ¼ yard to Exterior fabric requirement (1 yd total) for making a fabric strap
Additional supplies + tools:
Polyester thread, water-soluble pen/tailor’s chalk, cutting mat, ruler, rotary cutter, glue pen (for example a Sewline glue pen), size 14 or 16 denim or Microtex needle, turning tool, quilter’s spray baste (if using quilting cotton for exterior fabric requirement), hera marker and a walking foot.
Canvas (8-10 oz. weight) for exterior fabric. Quilting cotton or lightweight canvas for lining.