Mercury Messenger Bag PDF Sewing Pattern

Mercury Messenger Bag PDF Sewing Pattern


Sew your own messenger bag with this digital download, a PDF sewing pattern that you can download and print from your home computer.

The Mercury Messenger Bag, an original Toriska pattern, is a trendy and unique take on the traditional messenger bag. It is available in two sizes, the Large size that is perfect for laptops and binders, and the Small size that fits tablets and paperback books. There are several pockets inside and out, including a zippered interior divider pocket or a padded divider pocket for laptops (fits laptops up to 14”/35.5cm wide). You’ll find all sorts of uses for both sizes of the Mercury Messenger Bag. This pattern is for intermediate bag sewers and has a drop-in lining.


Small: 9.5” long, 11” tall, 3.5” wide (24.1 x 27.9 x 8.9 cm), Strap: 24.5”- 45” (62.2- 114.3 cm), Purse drop: 10.5”- 21”

Large: 15.5” long, 12.5” tall, 3.5” wide (39.4 x 31.8 x 8.9 cm), Strap: 24.5”- 45” (62.2- 114.3 cm), Purse drop: 9”- 20” (22.9- 50.8 cm)


(See pictures for exact amounts)

- Exterior fabric, accent fabric, interior fabric

- Woven fusible interfacing

- Foam interfacing

-Peltex interfacing

- (1) zipper, 8” or 14”

- (3-4) 1.5” inside diamter O-rings

-(3-4) 1”-1.5” swivel hooks

-(1) slider for adjustable strap

-optional purse feet

This pattern includes 28 pages of instructions, with detailed illustrations . There are also links to several video tutorials to help with the tricky steps. There are 13 pages of the Small printable pattern and 23 for the Large, but all the piece dimensions are also included in a cut chart if you don’t want to print the pattern. Pattern instructions are given in both inches and centimeters. This can be printed on Letter or A4 paper.

You can see more tester photos in the blog post about this pattern.

YES! You may sell items made from this pattern. No, you may not distribute the actual pattern, I own it, copyright 2019, All Rights Reserved.

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