The Penny Inn Sew Along - Part Two
The Penny Inn Sew Along - Part Three A

Bag Naming Competition - Name the Bag and WIN the Pattern + Lite Hardware Kit!!

Hello everyone! Yes it is coming up to NEW pattern release time again and I need HELP in choosing a name! So here's a peek at the bag:

No name bag

The ??? bag will be a stylish addition to your handbag collection. Featuring a front slip pocket for your phone or keys, a back zipper pocket and a recessed zipper closure. The spacious interior features 2 slip pockets, a pleated pocket and a pen pocket on one side. Plus you can choose to add another zippered pocket to the other side if you wish!

The base of your bag sports bag feet to protect your bag from dirt and wear. The bag also features optional side Grommets with Gate Rings which will allow you to add an optional removable adjustable cross body strap, secured via detachable hooks. Lots of gorgeous hardware (optional) and topstitching make this a very professionally finished bag. You will be the envy of your friends! Why not make them one too!

Approx. size: W 35.5cm X H 28cm X D 14cm (W 14” X H 11” X D 5 ¼”)

Ratings INTERMEDIATERated Intermediate.



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Help me name my bag!

TO ENTER: Simply leave your name (Or names!) suggestion in the comment section below! PLEASE also leave your name ....PLUS....and this is REALLY important...a method of contacting you should you win!....HINT: I am leaning towards a name other than a persons name and not one describing the fabric! ;)

The Winner will receive a copy of the pattern PLUS a *lite Hardware kit containing the following hardware: 4 X 4cm (1 ½”) Inner Diameter Rectangular Rings, 1 X Metal Zipper End, 4 X 12mm (½”) bag feet, 18 X 8mm (cap) X 6mm (post) Rivets. *(You will need to source your own hardware for the adjustable strap if you choose to make it!)


Competition closes Sunday  27th September 2015! .............and I can't WAIT to see what you come up with! ;)

Oh and if you haven't signed up for my newsletter yet, now is the time to do it and get 20% off the pattern which will be released within a few days of competition closing! :)

Thanks everyone! :)


P.S. Please forgive me for not personally replying/commenting on all the comments and name suggestions for this post....if I did, I would be here all day instead of working on finishing up the pattern! LOLL....BUT rest assurred I READ and appreciate every single one of them! :) Thank you!

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