Waves and Wild - Back to Cool Backpack PDF Sewing Pattern

$145.60 per metre
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A smart and stylish backpack that comes in toddler and older child size. This backpack pattern has two strap types, several pocket styles, the option to add piping and it can be lined or unlined.

The finished toddler bag will measure approximately 30cm x 24cm x 11cm (11 3/4′′ x 9 1/2′′ x 4 1/4′′). The finished older child bag will measure approximately 37cm x 28cm x 12.5cm (14 1/2′′ x 11′′ x 5′′). It is designed for medium – heavy woven fabrics. This is an intermediate level pattern but there are options and tips for advanced beginners.


  • Available sizes for Toddler and Older Child. 

Skill Level: Intermediate

Recommended Fabric: Medium to heavy weight woven fabric. Canvas, twill and denim are good choices. Medium weight upholstery fabrics can be used. Lighter fabrics such as quilting cotton can be used but will need interfacing. Water resistant fabrics such as ripstop or laminated cotton can be used to create a showerproof bag.

Pattern Format: This is a PDF pattern. Included in your download is an A4 file for at home printing, an A0 File for Copy Shop Printing, Projector files and detailed instruction files. 


  • zip
  • Nylon/polypropylene strap
  • elastic
  • Interfacing
  • Piping
  • Bias Binding
  • 2 x Strap Adjusters/Ladderlock adjusters
  • 4 x D Rings (to match your strap)

PDF Patterns
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Pattern Printing Service
We are delighted to be able to bring you a PDF Pattern print service. If you choose to purchase your pattern with printing, your printed pattern will ship directly from the printer, separately to any package from Harmer and Huff. To purchase your digital file with a printed copy, select the pattern +A0 Printing from the options on the product page. If you select to have your pattern printed, you also receive all digital pattern files as a  download.