This Handmade Travel Kit Bag Is Ready for Adventures

Grab your sewing machine, and start dreaming of your next vacay as you stitch up this handmade beauty. With waxed canvas, a metal zipper and leather details, this dopp-kit style bag is ready for any adventure.

Handmade Travel Kit Bag

Level: Advanced beginner
Finished Size: 9-inches long x 4-inches high x 4.5-inches deep
Pattern By Ellie Lum

Materials

We've made it easy to gather your materials with our curated kit:

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The Woodland Bag Kit From Bluprint The Woodland Maker Kit comes with pre-cut and marked waxed canvas, lining fabric, zipper, pre-cut and punched leather trim, metal rivets, the physical pattern, and instruction booklet — all the materials you need to get making!
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If you'd rather round up your own materials, here's what you need:

  • PDF pattern + instructions (pattern available to Bluprint members; start your free trial today! )
  • ½ yard exterior fabric (recommended: medium- to heavyweight fabric such as canvas, waxed canvas, or denim)
  • ½ yard lining fabric (recommended: medium to heavyweight fabric such as canvas)
  • 12" metal non-separating zipper, preferably with large hole in slider to accommodate zipper pull
  • 5- to 7-oz medium-weight leather: one piece ¾" x 8", one piece 4½" x ⅜"
  • 5 small double-cap rivets with post length of ¼" or 6mm-7mm

Tools

In addition to your kit or materials, you'll need a few basic tools to help you complete your project:

  • All-purpose thread
  • Denim needle
  • Fabric clips (such as Wonder Clips)
  • Fabric marking tool
  • Quilting ruler
  • Rotary punch or drive punch (3/32" or 2.3mm) and mallet
  • Zipper foot for sewing machine

Instructions

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