October 2014
Welcome to Purse Patterns and ePurse Patterns Newsletter! 

See our online Newsletter for October, 2014 for more details and additional patterns!
Five new downloadable bag patterns from Sewphisti-cat Designs, the Gizmo Gadget Laptop Pattern by ChrisW Designs, and a new printed purse pattern from Heart To Hand!

Renee's Bag Pattern is by Sewphisti-Cat Designs (Linda Raul) and has easy to follow directions and photos to make a roomy, everyday handbag!  There are instructions for an adjustable length handle so you can carry you purse either cross body or over your shoulder. There's lots of room inside, multiple pockets, and handy exterior side pockets. Finished size is 13"W x 12"H x 2 1/2"D.
  Renee's Bag Pattern (Printed Version)....
Renee's Bag Pattern (Downloadable Version)...
The Split Purse-onality Purse Pattern by Heart To Hand uses wool and cotton fabric and appliques to make a truly unique bag! Instructions are included for a comfortable shoulder handle (or wear it cross body!) and the finished size is 15" x 15" (excluding handle).
  Split Purse-onality Bag Pattern...
New Downloadable Laptop Bag Pattern from ChrisW Designs at ePursePatterns.com!
The Gizmo Garage has instructions for 3 laptop bag sizes - pick one that suits your requirements and start sewing it today! Each bag size has lots of organizational pockets and can be used as a spacious laptop bag for three different laptop sizes. There is a front flap that closes with a decorative hook and "D" ring that covers a large slip pocket on the front and there is a smaller slip pocket and pen holder inside. In addition, there are 2 big pleated pockets that are perfect for your charger and cords. Inside is room for a laptop up to 17" (large version of bag), 15" laptop (medium bag), and up to 13" (smaller bag). Instructions are also included for an adjustable shoulder strap as well as a grab strap.
The Gizmo Garage Laptop Bag Pattern...
Don't forget to check out our eBook entitled "How To Start Your Own Purse Pattern Business - Take Your Pattern Ideas From Concept To Market!" available on Amazon.

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This book is about turning your sewing passion into a money making work-at-home opportunity doing what you love to do! Many aspects of starting your own purse pattern business are included in this book from designing that perfect bag, to creating, pricing and marketing your pattern.
 Amazon Review:
"This book is no fluffy how-to. The author has gone into great detail in every aspect of creating a successful pattern business. The resource pages alone are such a huge help. Honestly, if you've ever thought of making and marketing your own purse patterns, this book is a must."

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