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Mondo Bag

Get ready to carry this spacious, lightweight Mondo Bag with you everywhere. The Quitsmart grid interfacing allows you to create perfectly matched seams and makes for easy construction. Zina Clark will walk you through how to piece the Mondo Bag following the pattern or one of her multiple creative piecing options.  

Supplies & Fabric Requirements:

  • Sewing Machine in working order
  • Basic Sewing Supplies
  • Walking foot strongly recommended
  • Quiltsmart Mondo Bag Pattern (available at The Sewing Escape)
    • Interfacing included to make 1 bag-approx. 10" sq. bottom x 15" high.  (4 gridded rectangles sections)
  • Fabric Requirements:
    • Outer Fabric:
      • 192 (2 1/2 x 2 1/2) Outer Squares & 4 (2 1/2" by WOF) strips for handles - use a variety of fabrics
      • 18 (2 1/2") strips - at least 40" wide
      • or 48 (5") squares, plus 4 (2 1/2" by WOF) strips for handles.
    • Bag Lining -  1 1/4 yard
    • Fusible Fleece - 1 1/4 yard
Sessions: 2

Session 1 Goals: Piece and quilt outer bag. Construct bag lining. (Steps 1-5 in class)
Session 2 Goals: Bag construction (steps 6-12).

General Information and Policies:

Please arrive at 10:00 am in order to set up your machine and settle in with all the class supplies. Instruction will begin at 10:15 am. Class includes active instruction followed by work time until 3:45 pm. A 30-minute break will be allotted to accommodate lunch. Please make plans to provide yourself with a lunch. There are local places for quick pick up or you can bring your lunch in a small cooler to keep at your work station.  The cafe in our complex is closed on Saturdays.

You can reserve your spot in person, online via the website, or by phone. A reservation will be accepted when accompanied by full payment.  We will create a waitlist in case of an opening due to a cancellation.

The class Registration Fee for this event is Final and Non-Refundable. We are unable to provide makeup classes for missed sessions, please plan to attend all scheduled classes.

A full refund will be given if The Sewing Escape™ cancels a class or workshop due to enrollment requirements. You will be notified if this occurs. 

Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details:
Instructor: Zina Clark

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.