Oliver + S

have it all wallet sewing pattern

have it all wallet sewing pattern
Price: $8.95
Brand: Straight Stitch Society
Item: OLV-SS005HA1
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Who says you can't have it all? With this sleek, versatile wallet you can take everything with you while keeping it all neat and organized. Featuring pockets for credit cards, bills, checkbook, coupons, and a zippered pocket for coins and other loose items, this wallet lets you organize that mess of stuff in your handbag and snap it neatly closed with either of two cute flaps.

 

  • What You'll Need

    44/45"-wide quilting cotton, linen, or other lightweight woven fabrics:

    • 1/2 yd or 1 fat quarter fabric A (outside of wallet)
    • 1/2 yd fabric B (interior pockets)
    • 5" x 5" scrap fabric C (bow, View 1)

    1/2 yd of 20"-wide lightweight, non-woven fusible interfacing (we have had success with Thermoweb non-woven HeatNBond light-weight iron-on fusible interfacing, Q2414)

    9" x 13" piece of extra firm woven sew-in interfacing (we have used Thermoweb woven StitchNSew extra firm sew-in interfacing, Q2447)

    One coordinating regular (coil) zipper 7" long or longer

    Coordinating thread

    One sew-in or set-in snap (approximately 7/16" diameter — size 3 sew-in or size 16 set-in)

    Finished Measurements

    7 1/4" w x 4 1/4" h x 1/2" d

    have it all wallet sewing pattern
  • Average rating: (4.8 of 5) based on 17 reviews

    LOVED IT!
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 10/05/2016
    I can't say how much I loved this pattern. It was so easy to follow, and the instructions were much easier to follow than a store-bought pattern. The small size of this project made printing the pattern pieces out at home a breeze. I followed all the directions and bought the super thick interfacing, which I would definitely recommend. I've been using my wallet for a month now and it works so well. I've been showing it off to anyone who will listen. Loved it!
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    Great wallet!
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 08/15/2016
    Pattern is thorough and easy to follow, with lots of options to customize by choosing different fabrics. Amount of different pockets is great; the wallet may be a bit floppy if interfacing is substituted.
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    Great pattern
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 05/08/2016
    A great pattern. Love the fact that it can be made funky with beautiful fabrics. My first one is nearly finished.
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    Have It All wallet!
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 03/11/2016
    Great pattern, fun to sew! Makes a really special gift. Will definitely make more than one!
    1 of 1 customers found this helpful.
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    Wonderful!
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 03/04/2016
    This was a fantastic pattern, easy to follow, interesting and fun and very satisfying! What a lovely wallet. Thank you so much!
    1 of 1 customers found this helpful.
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    wallet
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 02/13/2016
    excellent pattern with easy to follow instructions. turned out great, love the wallet and will make more
    1 of 1 customers found this helpful.
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    Manageable even for beginners
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 11/01/2015
    This is the first pattern I ever bought and the first time I'm sewing something with zippers and interfacing. The instructions were very clear and any part that I couldn't understand on the first reading or first attempt was probably due to my own amateur sewing skills :)
    1 of 1 customers found this helpful.
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    Have It All Wallet
    Reviewed by on 09/04/2015
    Great pattern easy to understand instructions have made 2 with a few more to go, Christmas gifts!
    1 of 1 customers found this helpful.
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    Great Pattern, Great Wallet!
    Reviewed by (Verified Buyer) on 07/11/2015
    I needed a new wallet and I love Oliver and S so I went for this one also designed by Liesl! I was not disappointed!
    It was easy to print and put together with minimal taping of pages. The instructions were fantastic. There is so much space in this wallet with all the pockets and card slots. My previous wallet was over stuff but now it's spread out nicely and I can easily see and find everything :)
    5 of 5 customers found this helpful.
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    Nice Wallet
    Reviewed by on 07/03/2015
    Love how mine turned out except that I used soft and stable for the wallet. If you use anything very thick for the main wallet to give it structure, don't forget to reduce the size of the lining because of the turn of the cloth. I am getting a lot of buckling because of that. I remembered to cut away for the length, but forgot about the width. :(
    2 of 2 customers found this helpful.
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    great fun
    Reviewed by on 05/17/2015
    Made the wallet in a couple of hours. Instructions clear and easy to follow. I did trace the pattern pieces rather than cut up the original. Also used a strip of touch-and-close tape rather than the snap fastener and it works very well. Only slight drawback is that if you're getting coins out then unless you're careful your cards are upside down and at risk of falling out. Will modify pattern if I make another one.
    3 of 3 customers found this helpful.
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    Have It All Wallet
    Reviewed by on 05/05/2015
    This pattern is very detailed and flows nicely. I had a little trouble following around step 14, mainly because the pieces are named so similarly. I chose to place my bottom snap prior to sewing the outside wallet pieces together. I did not want it show through the accordian pocket. Placement was difficult. Also, I did not place the top snap low enough on upper lip and it puckers up a bit. I added a driver's license slot to the front of the accordian pocket because that is a feature of current wallets that I really like and would miss on this pattern. I would definately use heavey weight stablizer on the wallet. I used medium/heavy weight fuzable stablizer and it doesn't feel as durable as manufactored wallets. This is the third wallet pattern that I have made and is by far the easiest, most detailed pattern I have used. With a few tweeks, it is easy to perfect and is a nice, useable product.
    5 of 5 customers found this helpful.
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    Best Wallet Ever!
    Reviewed by on 04/17/2015
    This pattern is fantastic! The instructions are super easy to follow with great diagrams for nearly every step. The pattern itself is so clever! I have made probably half a dozen different wallets before, and this by far is my favorite pattern.
    4 of 4 customers found this helpful.
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    Wallet
    Reviewed by on 01/02/2015
    Really pleased with the finished result. The instructions were very easy to follow. Thank you.
    2 of 2 customers found this helpful.
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    Reviewed by on 11/18/2014
    This is a great pattern that sews up elegantly and comes together pretty quick. It could be improved by simply listing all the various sizes of rectangles that need to be cut instead of having to cut out template pieces. I found myself doing that anyway before I began. I also increased the width of the pieces by 1/2 inch all around as the card pockets were a little too snug for me.
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    have it all wallet
    Reviewed by on 11/16/2014
    I have made 7 of the wallet and only had to change one thing. I added heavier sew in facing for the back. The original was not thick enough. T am going to try to add another flap for credit cards going the other direction and sewn in under the bottom of the original cc pocket. The directions and pics were very easy to follow and well written. Plan to make more for gifts. Love it!!!!
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    The BEST pattern Ever!!!!
    Reviewed by on 11/05/2014
    I have recommend these patterns to all my friends. I am using the pattern to make Christmas gifts for my knitting friends and I would highly recommend to others. The pattern is easy to follow, instructions are clear, and the price is very reasonable. I will definitely purchase patterns again. Jennifer
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    1. The first printing of this pattern contained a minor error in Step 1. The first bullet point should call for two strips of interfacing 1" wide x 6 3/4" long (not 6 1/2" long).
    2. The first and second printings of this pattern contained a minor error in the supplies list. The piece of extra firm woven sew-in interfacing must be 9" x 13" (not 7" x 13").
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