Helen Gregory loves making bags and cases for carrying her laptop. Make this fun small project! They will give you a great opportunity to bring the newest fabrics into my day-to-day world. For this computer sleeve, Helen used fabrics from Moda's "Shades of Black" collection by Me and My Sister Designs. The lining features a print from Denyse Schmidt's "Chicopee" collection for FreeSpirit®.
Finished size 12"x15"
Assorted black-and-white prints, ¾-1 yd. total (I started with a precut pack of fat eighths.)
Lining fabric, ½ yd.
Black solid for binding, ¼ yd.(You can use packaged binding;you'll need a 92" length.)
Batting, craft size
Rotary cutting supplies
Velcro®, 4" length
This project was originally published in Modern Patchwork Spring 2013.