with Shanthi Rajan
Cost: $50 + supplies
Skill Level: Experienced Beginner
The Compass Bag is a casual crossbody bag that has two types of easy access exterior pockets (cargo or slip style), plenty of roomy space inside, a magnetic closure, and two sizes to sew! We will be making the larger size in class (11½” wide, 13” high, 5” deep). The bag also includes an interior slip pocket and a zippered pocket, and you can also choose either an adjustable crossbody strap or a fixed length shoulder strap for your bag.
Students must be proficient using a sewing machine.
Class supplies must be purchased from Silk Road Textiles, either in store or through the SRT Online Marketplace. By using our high quality products, you know that you have the right tools and fibers to set you up for success, and we are able to keep our class prices down.
Supplies needed for class, to be purchased at Silk Road Textiles prior to the first day of class.:
Compass Bag pattern
3/4 yard exterior fabric
1-1/4 yard lining fabric (includes interior pockets and pocket linings)
1/2 yard exterior accent fabric (includes strap, exterior pockets
2-1/2 yards fusible woven interfacing (Pellon SF101 or equivalent)
3/4 yard cotton canvas or fusible fleece|
18mm magnetic snap
Two (2) 1" wide D-rings
1" wide strap slider
8" or longer zipper
Basic sewing supplies (machine, pins, scissors, etc.)
Zipper foot for your sewing machine-bring it along to use when installing the zipper