GALAXIE 5 / VEGA Backpack / Video Tutorial

Learn how to make a 3-in-1 bag in this detailed video tutorial that covers all steps, from A to Z. We show you the pattern pieces used, how to sew each section, zippers, handles and straps. In this sewing tutorial, you will also see how to configure the straps to switch from tote bag to backpack to messenger bag.

Fabrics used: IKEA cotton canvas, lightweight polyester fabric for the lining, Pellon TP971F interfacing.

Click "watch on YouTube" for direct link to each section of the construction.

 

You can make this great bag with many types of fabrics. For this one we used waxed canvas, but regular cotton canvas or light denim are also great options.

This pattern is part of the Galaxy collection, which includes more practical bag patterns like the Supernova, and our popular Linus waistbag / hip bag