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Jack Tar Bag Pattern by Merchant & Mills


This copious bucket bag has space for an almost infinite amount of stuff. Fully lined with 3 divided internal pockets. The most useful of bags.

Finished measurements length 43cm, width 47cm.

Also available, the Jack Tar Bag Kit in Nickel and Brass which contain the hardware and leather straps used in pattern.

Skill level: beginner

Availability: Out of stock

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Suitable fabrics: oilskin, dry oilskin, mid-heavy weight cotton canvas or drill, mid weight denim (8-14oz). For the lining, a simple cotton or canvas.

All seam allowances are 1.5cm unless otherwise stated.

You will need: 

  • 1 x Matching thread
  • 2.5cm (1″) Leather Strap 70cm
  • 4 x Rivets approx 9mm
  • 2 x D Rings 2.5cm (1″)
  • 1 x Magnetic Clasp
  • Webbing for Handle 1m (optional)

When inserting the rivets we recommend using a very solid surface like a cement floor so there is no movement.