The Road Tripper Duffle is a great getaway bag for a weekend out of town. The outside features six scoop pockets, two handles and a removable shoulder strap. The inside is fully lined with a large divided pocket and a small zippered pocket. Instructions are included for an optional hard bottom removable insert.
Skill Level: Eager Intermediate
You have taken a few sewing classes or have sewn from a sewing pattern before. You’ve completed several projects and are eager to try new techniques.
Digital Pattern Details: Printable PDF instructions include color photographs, pattern templates, detailed diagrams, glossary and all the assembly directions you’ll need to make the Road Tripper duffle bag.
Finished Dimensions: 20” W x 11” H x 9” D
Materials you’ll need to make the Road Tripper duffle bag:
1 yard of medium weight home dec fabric, for Main
½ yard of 45” wide light to medium weight woven fabric, for Accent A (Zipper Panels and Tabs, Lower Panel)
1 yard of 45” wide light to medium weight woven fabric, for Accent B (Handles, Straps, Loops)
2 yards of 45” wide light weight woven fabric, for Lining
4 yards of 20” wide (or 2 yards of 45” wide) cotton woven fusible interfacing
1 yard of 45” wide batting or fusible fleece stabilizer
8” x 19” piece of heavy duty stabilizer or plastic canvas for bag bottom (optional)
18” non-separating zipper, for bag top
7” nylon zipper, for zippered lining pocket
4 rectangular metal rings, 1 ½” wide
1 slider buckle, 1 ½” wide
2 snap hooks, 1 ½” wide
2 D-rings, 1 ¼” wide
Disappearing ink marker
Chopstick or other point turner
Heavy duty needle
Walking Foot (optional)