The Reversible Boro Box Bag is fun to make and so beautiful
This is a useful and fun bag pattern to make and perfect for keeping your latest sashiko or boro inspired project in when travelling.
If you would like to purchase the fabrics to make this bag and choose your favourite colours, please read on and follow the links.
2 x (5½in x 15in) pieces of sarashi base fabric (muslin) for boro,
alternatively use any very fine cotton fabric. This fabric is the base on which to place your patches.
2 x (5½in x 15in) of contrasting fabric to go with the boro worked pieces
4 x (5½in x 15in) pieces of lightweight iron-on interfacing
Fabrics from your collection for the boro inspired work (tsumugi fabrics used in sample)
Long sashiko needle
1.5m x 3mm waxed cotton cording, cut into 2 equal lengths
8 x koki to attach to top of bag (synthetic koki used in sample)
2 x (1¾in x 2¾in) pieces of fabric for flowers at ends of cords
General sewing supplies