7132024: The Ditty Bag


Ditty Bag 2.0
Beginner Friendly

5/8" fabric for main outside of bag
5/8" fabric for lining of bag
Fat quarter of coordinating fabric for bias binding
Thread to match fabric
20 x 20” of ByAnnie’s Soft and Stable or Bosal
If not using fusible Soft and Stable or Bosal, bring 505 spray or a spray
that will adhere the fabrics to the Soft and Stable
18” handbag single slider zipper
Two bobbins wound
Scissors, pins, clips, seam ripper, cutting tools, marking pin
¼” foot, walking foot and standard foot
Sewing machine in good working condition. A featherweight might not
be able to get through the thickness of bag)
if you have double sided tape, bring it

To prepaare pieces for quilting, sandwich the lining (face down), soft &
stable on top, and main fabric (face up). Pin or spray with 505 to keep
layers together.
Quilt the above "sandwich" about 3/4" apart vertically from top to
bottom. I use a walking foot for this and a 90/14 topstitch needle.
Have all pieces cut out as stated in pattern in

SMALL: This smart bag will carry your most important beauty supplies or other personal items and will fit easily in many purses or bags.

MEDIUM: Not too small and not too big, this bag fits neatly into a larger purse or your favorite tote and will carry and protect a variety of supplies.

LARGE: For more than the basics, this spacious bag holds bottles, brushes, and more. Use it to organize a diaper bag or use more masculine fabrics to make a great toiletry bag for a guy.

Finished sizes:
Small: 3¾"H x 6½"W x 1½"D
Medium: 4½"H x 8"W x 2½"D
Large: 6"H x10"W x 3"D

Cost: $ 20.00
Bring a sack lunch if desired
Skill Level:beginner
Instructor Bio:Shelly Mattfeld