Simple Zipper Bag

Have you seen all of the cute "Simple Zipper Bags" - #simplezipperbag -popping up on Instagram? This bag is a free tutorial on YouTube by Fat Quarter Shop and it's excellent. Easy to follow and fun to create.

This is my stitched version of the bag

I stitched this panel during the summer while at my sons baseball games. I had no idea what I'd use it for and embroidered it, purely for enjoyment. When I saw the simple zipper bags on social media, I found the perfect way to incorporate my stitched panel.

The fabric range is from a couple of years ago, called Milk, Sugar & Flower, designed by Elea Lutz for Pennyrose Fabrics. It's a sweet collection and I'd been hoarding some 2.5" strips in my stash.

Have you made a Simple Zipper Bag yet? I already have my next little squares cut to make another bag... and possibly another.


  1. How cute love the panel where did you find it thanks.

  2. really lovely bag! greetings from denmark ulrike :0)


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