Cheyenne Rope Bag (PDF)
This is a DIGITAL (PDF downloadable) pattern; click here for the paper pattern version of this design.
Carry all your necessities at ease with the Cheyenne Rope Bag! You will love the way this bag lies comfortably against your back or over one shoulder and you’ll love it even more for its innovative construction. This bag is composed of only TWO main pattern pieces! This design also lends itself well to the addition of hand embroidery or appliqué.
Part backpack, part handbag, part tote, Cheyenne does it all with style and comfort. Features include a wide adjustable shoulder strap, side zipper opening, exterior flap pocket, and a handy exterior phone pocket on the back side of the bag for easy access.
Constructed using a foam stabilizer, this bag makes for easy sewing. Choose bold fabrics for a big statement or something more subtle for everyday use.
The complete PDF pattern file is 17 pages. The first 9 pages include complete pattern instructions with hand drawn illustrations and a full color photo gallery of the finished bag samples. The remaining 8 pages make up the Pattern Sheet, which is tiled and ready to be taped together for easy use.
Bag dimensions: 12 1/2" tall x 10" wide x 2 1/2" deep at base
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