Accessories patterns x 5 (bags, pinny, cushion cover)


Super versatile, these patterns and step-by-step instructions can be used time and time again. Make them into handy accessories for yourself or to give away as gifts for friends. Great gift for beginner and more experienced sewists, comes packaged in an organic cotton gift bag.

Each pattern is designed to use up those weird shaped small pieces of fabric left over from dressmaking. Or stitch smaller pieces of fabric together to create a bigger piece. Click here for fabric scrap busting ideas. Also available as a kit with haberdashery or fabric and haberdashery.

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Materials Required

  • Betty tote bag: 90 x 60cm fabric for the bag, 21 x 21cm for the pocket, 124cm of webbing / strapping
  • Mary zipper pouch: 50 x 50cm for the outer bag, 50 x 50cm for the lining (a contrast print looks effective), 8 x 8cm strip for the zip tabs, 18cm (7″) zip
  • Olivia kit bag: 30 x 90cm of outer fabric, 30 x 90cm of shower resistant lining fabric*, 80cm cord, toggle (optional)
  • Millie pinny: 90 x 75cm of fabric (light to medium weight fabric that is easy to wash such as cotton poplin is recommended), 85cm of contrast ribbon
  • Gloria cushion cover: 2 pieces of fabric measuring 45 x 45cm, zip between 30 and 36cm long, cushion pad 40 x 40cm

Suitable Fabric

  • Most Cotton and Cotton mix fabric in different weights plus Nylon and Polyester.
  • Avoid lightweight and delicate dress fabrics
  • * Use a plastic coated lining to create a showerproof bag. An old shower curtain works well or plastic coated Rip Stop Polyester.

Equipment required

  • Sewing thread (polyester / all sew)
  • Dressmaker pins
  • Scissors (fabric and paper)
  • Sewing machine
  • Unpicker
  • Iron and ironing board

Five designs:

  • Betty tote bag
  • Mary zipper pouch
  • Olivia drawstring kit bag
  • Millie vintage style pinny
  • Gloria cushion cover

Set of 5 individual patterns and one instruction booklet

  • Pack includes individual paper patterns (no tracing required) plus full instruction booklet suitable for beginners. (printed on 100% recycled paper)
  • Packaged together in an A5 plastic wallet (made from recycled materials)
  • Great gift for a beginner to advanced sewists
  • Also available to buy as a kit including fabric and trims
  • Trims for Olivia and Betty available separately
  • No more than 1 metre of fabric required to make each item
  • *coming soon* individual patterns as a pdf download






Accessories patterns to help use up scrap fabric, zipper pouch, tote bag, cushion cover, drawstring bag and pinny or apron.

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