Pretty Baby Carry-all

Designed by Marie Duncan

Make this Pretty Baby Carry-all to corral all the goodies that little one needs!  Keep them together so you can grab it and go, when the time comes to leave.  Pin weaving is used for the handle and top band, and simple patchwork using FreeSpirit  Pandas fabric collection by David Walker make this pretty as a picture!  We have included the step-by-step instructions for pin weaving- so give it a try. Dual Duty XP thread is used for construction, Coats Cotton Machine quilting for the patchwork.

Skill level: intermediate

Crafting time: 1 day

Finished Size: 16” x 12” (40.64cm x 30.48cm)


Coats Dual Duty XP sewing thread

Coats Cotton Machine Quilting Thread

Fabrics from FreeSpirit Pandas by David Walker:

Fabric A: Garden Party, Aqua              PWDW133.AQUAX                 3/8 yard(.34m)

Fabric B: Field of Flowers, Aqua          PWDW135.AQUAX                 1/3 yard(.3m)

Fabric C:  Pandas, Aqua                       PWDW134.AQUAX                 1 ½ yards(1.37m)

Fabric D: Daisy, Aqua                          PWDW136.AQUAX                 2/3 yard(.61m)

Fabric E: Daisy Stripe, Aqua                 PWDW137.AQUAX                 ¾ yard (.69m)

Additional Requirements:

Cotton batting

1 ½ yards (1.37m) of 44” (112m) wide cotton batting

2 yards (1.83m) drawstring cord

Straight pins

Safety pins

¼” (.6cm) Piecing Foot

Chalk or fabric marker

Foam core board


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