Good Housekeeping bag

Good Housekeeping bag

Good Housekeeping bag

  • Brand: Charlies Aunt
  • Product Code: CA2
  • Reward Points: 14
  • Availability: In Stock
$14.50 Ex Tax: $13.18
This 1950s inspired clutch bag is both retro and “on trend” for today, combining the currently popular “oversized” shape with pleat detail at the front and a sleek curved flap. View 1 can be made using two or three contrasting fabrics to great effect and the flap is ideal for showcasing two big vintage buttons. View 2 has a plain front, a flat bow style trim on the flap and an option to attach a...

This 1950s inspired clutch bag is both retro and “on trend” for today, combining the currently popular “oversized” shape with pleat detail at the front and a sleek curved flap. View 1 can be made using two or three contrasting fabrics to great effect and the flap is ideal for showcasing two big vintage buttons. View 2 has a plain front, a flat bow style trim on the flap and an option to attach a handle. A template is included for an interior patch pocket.

Bag finished dimensions: Height 9” (23cm) Width 16” (40cm)

Materials needed:

 

Materials for View 1:

 

Note: These quantities are based on a bag made from one fabric but with a contrast centre front panel. To make from more than two fabrics, you will need to vary the quantities below.

 

½ yd (50cm) of 44” (112cm) or 54” (140cm) wide main fabric

¼ yd (25cm) of 44” (112cm) or 54” (140cm) wide contrast fabric for centre front

½ yd (50cm) of 44” (112cm) wide lining fabric for bag lining and interior pocket

1/3 yd (30cm) of sew-in interfacing, at least 36” (92cm) wide for bag body (plus optional the same amount of batting)

¼ yard (25cm) of 36” (92cm) wide fusible interfacing for flap

2 magnetic snap sets (one for each end of flap) or use Velcro/sew-on snaps instead

2 large buttons approx 1¾” (38mm) diameter

Materials for View 2:

The quantities below are for a bag made in one fabric. To make a contrasting flap, you will need ¼ yd of 44” wide contrast fabric.

¾ yd (50cm) of 44” (112cm) or 54” (140cm) wide main fabric

½ yd (50cm) of 44” (112cm) wide lining fabric for bag lining and interior pocket

1/3 yd (30cm) of sew-in interfacing, at least 36” (92cm) wide for bag body (plus optional the same amount of batting)

¼ yard (25cm) of 36” (92cm) wide fusible interfacing for flap

2 magnetic snap sets (one for each end of flap) or use Velcro/sew-on snaps instead

1 button approx 1” (25mm) diameter to trim flap bow tab                           If attaching a handle, you will also need:

One purchased handle (approx 15”/38cm long)

Small square of fusible web (6” x 6”/15cm x 15 cm) for handle tabs

 

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