Learn how to sew a zipper in the easiest way with this beautiful make up bag pattern.
Whether you're travelling to sunny destinations or jetting off on a weekend getaway, why not do it in style with your new, eye-catching, handmade Elora make-up bag? Embrace your fashionable side and use bold prints, pretty florals, stripes or a simple and elegant theme to showcase your personality wherever you go.
This make-up bag is also a great size for storing your sewing accessories, pencils, or any other craft accessories.
Want to learn how to sew a zipper or insert a lining? This sewing pattern is perfect for beginners and intermediates and the best project to learn how to sew a zipper.
The instructions are broken down and feature pictures and photos instead of diagrams to make it easier for you to understand and to guide you every step of the way.
The instructions are colourful and full of tips, tricks and uplifting quotes to give you an empowering sewing experience. My patterns are simple to follow and I also explain how to download and use PDF patterns.
I provide 24 in-depth pages that will guide you through the project and give you extra knowledge and confidence going into this pattern and many more! Scroll down to learn more.
Small Elora Make-up Bag
Medium Elora Make-up Bag
Large Elora Make-up Bag
Pattern Print Size
A4 Digital PDF Pattern
A1/A0 Digital PDF Pattern
Skill Level: This pattern is great for all skill levels, and if you are a beginner this pattern is a good introduction to sewing with zippers.
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Magazine: You can view the magazine from your laptop, tablet or phone. For the best viewing experience, view it on your laptop or tablet. The magazine is only viewable online and not downloadable; this is to protect my work.
Pattern: You will receive a link to the PDF of the pattern, which you will be able to download. You can print the A4 version of the pattern on your own printer and you can use a printing service to print out the A1/A0 version for ease of assembly so that you will not have to stick the pattern together.
Refund Policy: Your sewing pattern PDF files will be available to download once your payment is confirmed. Your digital sewing magazine will be available to view online via a laptop, tablet or phone. I don't accept returns, exchanges or cancellations. If you have any problems with your order, then please contact me and I will be happy to help.
This pattern comes with its own digital sewing magazine.
The magazine has 73*** pages full of insight, guidance, and inspiration.
I also provide 24 insight pages which will give you extra knowledge into all kinds of topics such as how to use a sewing machine, how to use your cutting tools, using a seam ripper, the universal presser foot, changing a presser foot, needle charts and changing a needle, understanding the grainline, measuring the grainline, fabric layouts, pattern directions, securing patterns, chalking, and the correct and incorrect ways to pin. Each topic has its own individual page dedicated to learning that topic so you can gain an in-depth understanding of everything you will need for this project and many more to come.
As well as offering extra in-depth insights in this sewing pattern and sewing magazine, I also include guide pages. These pages guide you through the making process. The guides include how to set up your sewing machine for straight stitch, how to turn corners, and how to set up your machine for zigzag stitching. Each guide page not only shows you how to do something, but also how you can customise the stitches to create the look that you desire. I also explain why you might change the length and width of your stitches and show detailed pictures to help guide you. There are dedicated guide pages for both manual and digital sewing machines.
Each sewing magazine comes with extra articles full of creative inspiration. In this issue I give you an overview of the history and the inspirational inventors behind the zipper. This article highlights the importance of perseverance and collaboration. Learn how These inventors spent 40 years perfecting and chasing his vision, one which changed the landscape of fashion and still has an impact on the clothes we wear and the products we use to this day. Researching this remarkable man was a real joy and I hope you enjoy learning more about his life and his creation.