Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Lessons, Projects, Sewing, Shoulder Bag | Comments Off on Adding the Flap

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This is part 9 in a series designed to walk you through designing and sewing a messenger bag. If you have missed steps, you should go back to this page.

Pin the flap, exterior side up, onto the exterior body section of the bag.

2014-09-10 18.21.37Sew the flap onto the bag. I used ¼” seam allowance for this so that it would be hidden when the lining is attached.

2014-09-10 18.23.51If you’ve done it right, you’ll be able to fold the flap over the body of the bag to show the exterior fabric.

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