Make-Up Bag

Time required: 1 hour

Is it time for a new make-up bag? This quick and easy box bag is perfect for make-up or other stashes. Make it in a fun floral cotton for the ladies or a cotton duck for a masculine look. If you want a waterproof bag, use vinyl or a coated fabric.

We have provided dimensions for two different sizes – but you can adjust the size to your liking.

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Materials and supplies

  • Brother sewing machine
  • Zipper foot
  • Thread
  • Wonder clips or pins

Small bag

  • 2 10” x 7 ½” rectangles of exterior fabric
  • 2 10” x 7 ½” rectangles of lining fabric
  • 2 10” x 7 ½” rectangles of fusible batting
  • 1 2” x 3” rectangle of coordinating fabric for zipper pull or handle
  • 1 14” zipper with plastic teeth

Large bag

  • 2 12” x 16” rectangles of exterior fabric
  • 2 12” x 16” rectangles of lining fabric
  • 2 12” x 16” rectangles of fusible batting
  • 1 4” x 5” rectangle of coordinating fabric for zipper pull or handle
  • 1 18” zipper with plastic teeth
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Brother shares your passion, so, we’ve created this blog as a place where you can find inspiration from our many exciting sewing, quilting, embroidery, cutting and crafting projects. We develop tutorials that range from beginner to expert so there’s something for everyone’s specific interests and skills. Try something new, today!

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