The City Tote Materials List Revealed

As the time nears for the first round of testing for the City Tote bag pattern I wanted share the Materials List for anyone that is interested in testing:

Materials Needed:

1 yard 44” wide Main Fabric (1 ½ yards for Large)

3/4 yard 44” wide Lining Fabric (1 yard for Large)

3 yards 20” Fusible Pellon SF 101 or a shaping Interfacing (3 1/2 yards for Large)

1 yard Fusible Fleece (Pellon Fleece Thermolam Plus)

¼ yard Ultra Firm Fusible Stabilizer Peltex 71F

12” or larger Coordinating Zipper for outside

1 Large Magnetic Snap for the bag closure

20” ½” O.D. Clear Vinyl Tubing (Available at hardware stores in plumbing section)

Hardware: 2- 1” Metal rectangles, O rings or D rings
                  1- 1” slider
                  2- 1” Swivel Hooks

Coordinating thread

Removable Fabric Marker (I recommend a Frixion gel pen as it can be removed by pressing with an iron)

Microtex (Sharp) Needle 80/12 –Recommended for topstitching through the thicker parts.

The Pattern testing Call for the City Tote ihas already began, if you would like to test this pattern please join the event here:
Limited number of testers needed for each size and chosen on a “first come” basis.