Yardages for Purse Patterns

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Color Me Happy by Clothesline Quilts

Fat Quarters:
    1 for front and 1 for back
    2 FQs or 1/3 yd for book holder front, back & binding
    1 for scissors & small book holder
    1 for small crayon holders
    1 for binding
Fat Eights:
    8 for large crayons (2 pink, 2 yellow, 2 purple & 2 orange) and backs of crayons
    1 black for crayon stripes
Cotton Batting:  (1) 11" x 11" and (1) 19" x 23"
Crayons, books, scissors, markers & dowel for hanging


The Interchangeable Bag by Ellen Medlock

44" Wide Fabric:
    Front/Back - 3/8 yard
    Ruffle - 1/4 yard
    Interior Lining - 3/8 yard
    Optional Inside Pocket - Can be cut from Front/Back or Interior Lining without adding extra yardage
    1 yard of 44" wide Decor Bond
    Fabric glue, water soluble fabric marking pen, liquid seam sealant (FrayBlock), ruler
   10 1/2" x 13 1/2" sheet of stiff plastic needlepoint canvas
    Matching Thread
    Optional:  Embellishment - Handle Bow Ribbon - 1 yard of 1 - 1 1/2" wide ribbon


The Reversible Tote

Fabric Requirements:



Fabric - 45" wide
Two different 7/8 yd's of coordinating fabrics
7/8 yd for Front/Back fabric (also cut from this will be pocket & lower accent panel for interior which will be visible when reversed) - Prints work well here
Plus an additional
7/8 yd for Interior Lining (also cut from this will be pocket & lower accent panel for front/back) - Geometrics, stripes & solids work well here
Can be made from tote leftovers - no additional fabric needed
Decor Bond Fusible Interfacing-45" 1 3/4 yd
Handle Straps:  3 yds of 1" wide woven synthetic or cotton belting/strapping to coordinate with your fabric
Optional Ribbon:  For accent centered on strapping:  3 yds of 3/8" grosgrain ribbon.  For ribbon ties to close top with bow:  1 yd of 5/8" ribbon
Optional Trim:  For trim along with lower accent seam, inside & out:  2 yd of jumbo rickrack.
Supplies:  Thread, fabric glue, water-soluble fabric marking pen, sharp craft knife, Fray Block; 2" joined piece of 3/4" wide Velcro; 10 1/2"x 13 1/2" sheet of stiff plastic needlepoint canvas  For mini-case: 2" of 3/4" W joined Velcro


Weekender Travel Bag by Amy Butler

Supply List: 
1 5/8 yds of 44" heavyweight Home Decorator cotton for the exterior of bag (allow extra for matching or centering the print on your fabric)
2 1/4 yds of 44" wide coordinating heavyweight Home Decorator cotton for the lining, handles and bias cut cord cover
1 1/4 yds of 22" wide heavyweight sew-in interfacing
2 1/4 yds of 21" wide Timtex or a similar extra-heavy stabilizer
1 sheet of Dritz 12" wide x 18" heavy duty Template Plastic
5 yds of 1/4" cotton cording
30" coordinating plastic or metal teeth heavyweight zipper (non separating)
1 spool of coordinating thread




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