FREE: Large Hip/Fanny/Shoulder Bag with Darted Front Pocket

A4, A2 and US Letter patterns
Fully illustrated and extremely detailed instructions

Discover the Perfect Essential Fanny Pack

Elevate your sewing skills with our essential fanny pack pattern, featuring a unique darted front pocket for extra volume. This project is perfect for beginners looking to master darts, curved corners, and zips while creating something personal.


  • Height: 6 inches (15 cm)
  • Width: 10 inches (25 cm)
  • Depth: 4 inches (10 cm)

With a main pocket that offers 3 inches (7.5 cm) of depth and a front pocket with 1 inch (2.5 cm) of depth, you’ll have plenty of space for your essentials.


  • Beginner-Friendly: Perfect for those new to sewing, offering a simple yet rewarding challenge. All instructions in plain English, no confusing jargon and all terms fully explained.
  • Hip or Shoulder Bag: Wear it how you want to.
  • Pattern with Fully Illustrated Instructions: Step-by-step visuals make it easy to follow along unlike patterns from elsewhere.
  • Multiple Paper Sizes Included: Available in A4, A2, and US letter sizes for your convenience.

Not for Commercial Use: This pattern is for personal enjoyment and skill-building.


Want to dive deeper? Check out my article on drafting darted patterns to learn how to design similar creations yourself.

Tried and Tested Design

Modded to make into a chest pack by /u/Commercial-Safety635
Modded to make into a chest pack by /u/Commercial-Safety635
Sweet build by /u/sugarshackforge
Perfect for festivals
More nice decorative stitches by /u/sugarshackforge
Simple addition to make the straps stashable

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