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Tutorial: DIY backpack / sling bag with lining and pockets

Hey all, The other day I found a piece of fabric in a secondhand store: It's not clearly visible in the photo, but it's actually a sturdy piece of an oilcloth tablecloth. So it's got that waxy surface and overall stiffness of an oilcloth even though it's completely matte. I thought it'd make a fine sling bag. Or a backpack. Or maybe both? At the same time. So then I drafted an idea for a nice summer-appropriate (=waterproof) bag. With these measurements, the finished bag is 36cm tall and…


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