How to sew the fanny pack

Today’s handcrafted goods is “fanny pack".

fanny pack

Materials

Outer body fabrics, 28cm by 18cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

outer body fabrics

Upper gussets, 5.5cm by 35cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

upper gussets

35cm nylon coil zipper.

nylon coil zipper

Lower gusset is 10cm by 43cm. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

lower gusset

For tabs, 6cm by 5cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included)

tabs

Inner body fabrics, 28cm by 18cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included)

inner body fabrics

Upper gussets, 5.5cm by 35cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included)

upper gussets

Lower gusset is 10cm by 43cm. (Seam allowances are included)

lower gusset

For shoulder strap is 10cm by 82cm. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

shoulder strap

Shoulder’s side fabrics, 7cm by 12cm are 4 pieces. (Seam allowances are included)

shoulder's side fabrics

Make shoulder strap and tabs

1. Fold the hems (1cm), and fold the center.

fold the hems
fold the center
shoulder strap

When making creases, it is recommended to use an sewing ruler for iron. The folds are neat and the finish is nicely.

2. Stitch the edge.

stitch

3. Sew the shoulder and shoulder’s side fabrics together.

sew

4. Turn inside out, and stitch the edges.

turn inside out
stitch the edges

5. For tabs, fold the hems and fold in half.

tabs
fold in half

Make bag body (outer)

1. Sew the upper gussets and zipper with right side together.

sew the upper gussets and zipper

2. Stitch the edge.

stitch

Nylon coil zipper, unlike metal zipper, are thin and soft. Making it easy to adjust their length.

3. Sew the tabs on upper gusset.

sew the tabs on upper gusset

4. Sew the upper and lower gusset with right side together.

sew the upper and lower gusset

5. Press seam allowances to lower side, and stitch.

stitch

6. Sew the shoulder strap on one outer fabric.

sew the shoulder strap on one outer fabric

7. Sew the outer body fabrics and gusset with right side together. (Unzip)

sew the outer body fabrics and gusset

※Be careful about your corners.

outer bag

Make bag body (inner)

1. Fold the edge of upper gussets.

fold the edge of upper gussets

2. Sew the inner body, same way as the outer.

make inner
inner bag

Sew the outer and inner together

1. Insert the inner bag into the outer bag, with right side out. Then sew the edges.

sew the edges

2. It’s done.

fanny pack

Making movie is the following.

How to sew the fanny pack – YouTube