The Factotum Bag Pattern by Merchant & Mills
A neat cross body bag, small but copious. Factotum has been designed to hold all your daily essentials. Fully lined, with two front pockets and a zipped closure. You can use leather or webbing for your strap.
Also available, the Factotum Bag Kit which contains the hardware and leather straps used in pattern.
Skill level – intermediate.
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Suitable fabrics: oilskin, dry oilskin, mid-heavy weight cotton canvas or drill, mid weight denim (8-14oz). For the lining we would suggest using either our 5oz organic dry oilskin, half panama cotton, or barrier lining.
All seam allowances are 1cm unless otherwise stated.
You will need:
- Matching thread
- Leather strap – 2.5cm x 98cm (View 1)
- Webbing – 2.5cm x 98cm (view 2)
- Rivets – 4 x 9mm
- Loops – 2 x 2.5cm
- Zip – 1 x 30cm
Note – When inserting the rivets we recommend using a very solid surface like a cement floor so there is no movement.