Sewing Pattern by Noodlehead
Pattern name – Caravan Tote and Pouch
Finished Item – An Organized Tote and Bonus Zippered Pouch Pattern
Paper Pattern and Instructions only, does not include fabrics or notions
Caravan Tote & Pouch! A useful and sturdy tote with lots of great organized storage. You’ll be ready to go whenever life calls. Cute coordinating zippered pouch included!
Exterior zippered pocket and exterior flap pocket
Knitting needle slip pocket & yarn guides
Bonus Zippered Pouch
Mix and match your favorite prints!
Skill Level: Advanced beginner to intermediate (depending on what features you choose to include)
Approx. Finished Dimensions: 14” H x 14 ½” W, 23” including handle, 5” D; Pouch: 7” H x 10 ¾” W
+ Requirements based on 44” wide fabric. FQ=Fat Quarter=18″ x 22″
Exterior Fabric ¾ yard (½ yard if not making pouch)
Contrast Top/Pocket Fabric ½ yard
Zippered Pocket Lining Fabric ¾ yard
Lining Fabric ½ yard
Lining Center Panel Fabric FQ
Interior Slip Pocket Fabric FQ
Handle Fabric** ¼ yard
Fusible Woven Interfacing (Pellon SF101 – 20’’ wide) 2 ½ yards
Medium Weight Fusible Interfacing (Pellon 809 – 44” wide) 1 yard
14” Zipper (tote); 10” Zipper (pouch)
18mm Light-strength Thin Magnetic Snap
2 sets 8mm Grommets
3 sets Size 24 Metal Snaps
2 ½” piece 1”-wide Twill Tape/ Ribbon/Thin Leather
**Handle Options: Substitute (2) 25” (or 28″) pieces of 1”-wide leather or (2) 25” (or 28″) pieces of 1”-wide cotton webbing
Additional supplies + tools: Thread, water-soluble pen, ¼”-wide fusible web tape (optional), cutting mat, ruler, rotary cutter, seam sealant, turning tool, (2) ¼” x 5” scraps of leather/ribbon for zipper pull, denim needle, snap setter, grommet setter
Recommended Fabrics: home dec, heavy linen, denim, canvas, twill, duck cloth, for exterior and lining. Quilting cotton for lining.
Sell finished items! You (the purchaser of this pattern) can sell finished sewn items made using this pattern (on a home-based scale), credit to Anna Graham www.noodle-head.com is appreciated!