back satin (for decorative
For the satin handbag,
I used the
medium size of the
Asian Watercolor Koi Fish design. Find
the perfect design for your bag by visiting
Japanese Art department.
1/4" wide by 17" high by 6 1/2" deep
Cut out the pattern pieces and then
tape them together by following the
instructions printed on the paper:
Add sections 1 and 2 together first,
then add section 3.
Prepare the fabric for the outer
shell of the bag. Lay the
solid-color fabric flat
with the right side facing up. Pin
the pattern in the upper
right corner of the fabric (leaving
4" of excess fabric
underneath). Use a marking tool to
trace the pattern.
Remove the pattern and flip it
over with the wrong side facing up
(mirroring the pattern you've just
traced). Align the long right edge of
the pattern with the long left edge
of the traced shape. Pin the pattern
in place and trace the shape.
the pattern piece. To allow for the
bottom of the bag, draw 3 1/2" lines
below the traced shape starting at
each bottom corner (extend the outer
side edges down), then draw a line
connecting the ends of those lines.
Be sure to use a pressing
cloth on top of the satin to
activate the interfacing (without a
pressing cloth the fabric will melt)
and to follow the
instructions on the interfacing
packaging. After pressing, trim the
excess interfacing away.
Available in 3 Sizes:
5.86" x 7.83" | 4.86" x 6.54" | 3.10" x 3.87"
Available in 1 Size:
3.30" x 6.60"
Available in 2 Sizes:
4.87" x 5.40" | 3.86" x 3.85"
5.86" x 9.25" | 4.86" x 6.86" | 3.86" x 3.87"
4.86" x 6.57" | 3.19" x 3.86"