Range Backpack

£10.00

Range Backpack pattern by Noodlehead

A useful and fun backpack to make! It’s great for any outing where you need to be hands free. The fold-over top and closure keep things secure, while the front zippered pocket keeps essentials within easy reach.

Suitable for intermediates or adventurous advanced beginners.

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Description

Range Backpack pattern by Noodlehead

The Range is a useful and fun backpack to make! It’s great for any outing where you need to be hands free. The fold-over top and closure keep things secure, while the front zippered pocket keeps essentials within easy reach. Adjustable straps make it wearable in any season.

Special features:

  • fold-over top with closure
  • front exterior zippered pocket
  • adjustable straps
  • interior slip pocket
  • hang loop

Skill Level:
Intermediate, or adventurous Advanced Beginner

Approx. Finished Dimensions: 15” tall (closed), 10 ½” wide x 4” deep (at base)

Materials needed:
Requirements based on 44”-wide fabric

  • ¾ yard (½ yard if 54”-wide fabric) Exterior Fabric
  • ½ yard Contrast Bottom Fabric
  • 1 ½ yards Lining Fabric (includes exterior closure, straps, and interior pocket)
  • 3 ½ yards Fusible Woven Interfacing (Pellon SF101 – 20″-wide)
  • 1 yard Medium-Weight Fusible Interfacing (Pellon 809 – 44” wide)
  • (2) 1 ½”-wide rectangle rings & (2) 1 ½”-wide strap sliders
  • 8” zipper for front zippered pocket
  • (2) 1″-wide d-rings

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, (optional) 9” length of 1”-wide cotton webbing/leather (replaces Hang Loop cut from Lining fabric), quilter’s spray baste (if using quilting cotton for exterior fabric requirement), hera marker and a walking foot.

Recommended Fabrics: Waxed canvas (10-12 oz. weight), cork fabric, cotton canvas, cotton/linen canvas, denim for exterior and contrast bottom fabrics (quilting cotton may be substituted for exterior fabric requirement, add ½ yard of 6-9 oz. weight 44”-wide cotton canvas/duckcloth for stabilizer and an 18” square of low-loft cotton batting). Quilting cotton for lining fabric.

^=omit if using waxed canvas/cork

For additional inspiration visit Noodlehead’s Inspiration page.

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