Quilt Bag Front and Back
1. Layer a multicolor stripe 18x22" rectangle with thin cotton batting and muslin 16x22" rectangles; baste.
2. Quilt as desired to make a quilted rectangle. The featured bag is machine-quilted with a narrow zigzag following several of the printed stripes.
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 to make a second quilted rectangle.
4. Using a water-soluble marking pen, trace around Bag Body Pattern on muslin side of a quilted rectangle (Diagram 1). Mark all dots and dart stitching lines. Trim along cutting lines to make bag front. Zigzag-stitch or serge raw edges. Repeat with remaining quilted rectangle make bag back.