Hey y’all and welcome to the first ever Sewspire Sew Together!
Sewspire Everyday Backpack
Fabric: 2.5 yards
Batting: 1 yard
Hardware: four 1.5” tri glides, one 7” zipper, one 14” zipper
A. Body Panels 11″ x 14″, cut 4 and back 2 with quilt batting
B. Sides / Bases 6″ x 11″, cut 6 and back 3 with quilt batting
C. Interior Zipper Trim, 3″ x 11″, cut 1
D. Interior Zipper Pocket, 9″ x 18″, cut 1
E. Interior Slip Pocket, 11″ x 16″, cut 1
F. Zipper Casing, 7″ x 18″, cut 2
G. Exterior Handle Trim, 3″ x 11″, cut 2
H. Exterior Strap Tabs, 6″ x 11″, cut 2
I. Shoulder Straps, 6″ x 38″, cut 2 and line both with a 3″ x 38″ strip of batting
J. Short Handles, 6″ x 20″, cut 2 and line both with a 3″ x 20″ strip of batting
Monday, January 7: gather supplies, precut, prep and label pattern pieces
Tuesday, January 8: watch Part 1 and begin crafting the exterior, post questions and updates below in comments.
Friday, January 11, 3 p.m. EST: live design Q & A help session, link below.
Saturday, January 12: watch Part 2 and begin crafting the interior, post questions and updates below in comments.
Monday, January 14, 3 p.m. EST: live design Q & A help session, link below.
Tuesday, January 15: watch Part 3 and finish the bag, post questions and updates below in comments.
Wednesday, January 16, 3 p.m. EST: live show and tell, link below.
Project Video Links
Part 1: https://youtu.be/a9p5eke3Jkw
Project Live Chat Links
Friday, January 11, 3 p.m. EST: https://zoom.us/j/125735211
Monday, January 14, 3 p.m. EST: https://zoom.us/j/125735211
Wednesday, January 16, 3 p.m. EST: https://zoom.us/j/125735211
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Please post your project related questions and suggestions in the comment field below.