Here’s a nice assortment of clutches to make with some designs fancy enough for dinners and parties while others are more casual and suitable for running day-to-day errands. Most are very simple to make and a great way to use up small pieces of fabric. Enjoy!
Fabric : Supplies needed include decorative fabric (for outside), fabric for lining, heavyweight fusible stabilizer, fusible fleece and metal clutch frame hardware.
Little Clutch Purse : Perfect size for a little girl or, with a shorter strap, it would be a great clutch bag for essentials.
Snappy Front : Finished size approximately 9 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ with a zippered top closure and a fully lined interior with two inner drop pockets.
Simple Party Clutch : Use interfacing and a magnetic snap to turn your favorite fat quarter into a smart little party bag with a convertible strap. Finished size measure 8″ x 4 1/4″ x 1/2″ deep. Strap drop measures 9″. Free pdf pattern download.
Pleated Classic : Design feature pleats across the center of the pouch and closes with a magnetic snap. Made with main & contrasting fabrics, heavy & medium weight interfacing.
Gathered Handle : Simple zipped, lined bag with a handle for carrying.
Foldover : Simple zipped bag that is lined with an inner pocket. Free pdf download (tutorial and pattern pieces).
Made From A Suit Coat : Made by cutting off the sleeve of a thrifted suit coat then repurposed into this lovely bag.
Patchwork : You’ll need 70 (3″) squares in assorted colors (about 15) which are then stitched together in rows of 5 before assembling.