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Sweetie Shoulder Bag

This is a PDF SEWING PATTERN - READY TO DOWNLOAD -NOT a finished item.




Sweetie Shoulder Bag - Ready to download


Sweetie shoulder bag is a great size bag to use as an everyday bag with lots of pockets to keep your items seperated and organized.


Front and back have a small slip pocket for phone, keys, glasses, etc.


The sweet curved top zipper opens to the main compartment, which have four slip pockets, one pen pocket and one zipper pocket. Eight pockets in total to keep your items organized.


Bottom, strap connector, top edge of outer slip pockets and shoulder straps can be made in fabric or faux leather/vinyl, instructions for both are included.


You can make shoulder straps and an optional cross body strap, so you can wear it over the shoulder or cross body, so you can be hands free.


Instructions for a removable sturdy bottom and purse feet are also included.


Fully lined with no exposed seams.


Make it for yourself, family, friends or to sell.


Sewing level: Intermediate


11 inches (28 cm) wide 
11 inches (28 cm) tall
3 1/2 inches (9 cm) deep


Pattern Features:

Step by step tutorial with lots of color photos of every step

Measurements in both Metric ( meter, centimeters) and Imperial (yards, inches)

Full size computer drawn pattern pieces

Seam allowance is included in the pattern

Test square for printing

Material list

Cutting instructions

Check boxes in every step

Color coded labels to pin to your fabric as you cut it

Numbered pages


Material List:

Outer fabric - 7/8 yard (80 cm)


Lining fabric (if shoulder straps, connectors, outer bottom is made in lining fabric = 1 yard ( 1 m)


Lining fabric (if shoulder straps, connectors, outer bottom is made in faux leather) = 1/2 yard (0,5 m)


Optional (for faux leather/vinyl shoulder straps, connectors and outer bottom)

Faux leather/vinyl - 39" (1 m) wide = 20" (0,5 m)


Pellon (911FF) OR SF(101)

20" (50 cm) wide = 4 yards (4 m)

40" (112 cm) wide = 2 yards (2 m)


Fusible fleece, Pellon (973F) OR Pellon Flex Foam

43" (110 cm) wide = 1/2 yard ( 0,5 m)

1 Nylon zipper (with plastic teeth) for curved top = 17" (43 cm) long or longer


Optional (for inside zipper pocket)

1 Nylon zipper (with plastic teeth) - 9" (23 cm) long or longer


Optional (for adjustable strap)

1 Slider - inner width - 1" (2,5 cm)

2 Swivel clasp hooks - inner width - 1" (2,5 cm)

2 D-rings - inner width - 3/4" (2 cm)

1 D-ring - inner width - 3/4" (2 cm) (for tassel atachment)


4 Rectangular rings - inner width - 1" (2,5 cm)

Optional - 6 purse feet - 15 mm nail head

Optional - Double-sided tape - 1/4" (8 mm) wide = 3 yards (3 m)


Optional (to secure shoulder straps or as a decorative touch)

8 sets of rivets + tools to attach tivets

Optional (for sturdy bottom) Corrugated plastic, foamboard = 11" x 4" (28 cm x 10 cm)


Rose fabric:


This is a pattern of Sewn Ideas.


No refund because it is a digital file, but if there were some technical problems I can Email the file to you.

Sweetie Shoulder Bag

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