Lydia Tote Handbag Digital PDF Sewing Pattern

Regular price $5.95

The Lydia is a chic, modern take on the classic tote bag pattern.  It is perfect for shopping or a day at the office.  The design has unique angled side slip pocket details.  The top of the bag closes with a recessed top zipper.  Additional interior zipper and slip pockets provide additional storage and help to keep your belongings secure. This sewing pattern was written for vinyl but can be made in fabric or other materials with user modifications.

This is a very confident beginner to intermediate level sewing pattern. This pattern comes with detailed, step-by-step picture instructions. Basically, you'll sew along with me!

The PDF pattern and instructions are available for immediate download after purchase. Simply tape your pattern pages together using the dotted guidelines then cut out your pattern pieces.

Bag Measurements

Length: 12 inches (along the bottom)

Width: 4.5 inches

Height: 9.5 inches


  • 5 Yards External Fabric
  • 1-1.5 Yards Lining Fabric
  • 1-1.5 Yards Interfacing
  • 1-1.5 Yards Stabilizer (Optional)
  • 1 twenty+ inch zipper
  • 1 twelve inch zipper
  • Double Sided Tape (Optional)
  • Matching thread
  • Pins or fabric clips