Featured: Kid Sized Messenger Bag Tutorial

Most kids bags I run across tend to be backpacks. My daughter sees my purse and wants nothing to do with her backpack. She wants a purse too!

I think this sweet pint-sized messenger bag is a perfect compromise. It’s useful AND chic for your little fashionista! You can find a free tutorial and pattern over at Merriment Design!

messenger bag


  • 1 yard fabric for outside
  • 1/3 yard fabric for inside lining
  • Disappearing ink pen
  • Thread
  • Disappearing ink pen
  • Good fabric scissors
  • Glass head pins
  • Rotary fabric cutter, ruler and self-healing mat
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sewing machine
  • free pattern

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See the full Kid Sized Messenger Bag tutorial here! 

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