Inspired by Sweet Pleat from designer Rashida Coleman-Hale (iheartlinen.com)
Project tester: Mary Pepper
1⁄2 yard tan-and-black vine print (bag, handles)
7⁄8 yard tan-and-black chevron print (bag insert, bag lining, handle lining, buttons)
1 yard iron-on fusible interfacing
2—7⁄8"-diameter buttons to cover
Finished bag: 14x15x4" (excluding handles)
Quantities are for 44/45"-wide, 100% cotton fabrics unless otherwise specified.
Measurements include 1⁄4" seam allowances. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated.