main print and lining Remember when you cut out main bag move closest to selvage to keep the fold area for your pocket piece.
Stitch pocket to lining about 3"
from top of bag or opening
Stitch main print back to front right sides together and lining pieces right sides together. Leave the opening open . Turn main print right side out and press. Fold down and press 1/2" on both outside print and lining print so you can finish and close bag.
Front of bag should be pressed
and top edge pressed under 1/2"
Stitch strap pieces right side together and reach inside and turn right side out!
Press seams flat and double top stitch!
Place liner fabric inside main bag print. Find center of strap line up with side seams and pin all the way around the opening of bag.
Stitch in place and double top stitch!
See how the strap lies between the layers.
Stitch along edge and then another top stitch to give a double top stitch!
See how edges line up!
Completed slouchy sling bag!
As promised new girl in town...
she is Dana's niece from Canada
She is learning and ready to tackle
the questions here at the cottage!
She's not sure about the heat and
working on her tan to try and not look like a foreigner!