I was asked to customize a Very Hungry Caterpillar Drawstring Backpack by a valued customer. She needed a bag that’s huge enough to hold her baby carrier. Although this is my first attempt, I readily agreed as it looked pretty easy to sew. Most importantly, I think this is going to be a fun project and will look really cute using my favourite fabrics from the Very Hungry Caterpillar collection by Andover Fabrics!
The finished drawstring backpack measures 17″ x 12″ and is very roomy for a baby carrier, diapers and other small baby essentials. In fact, it’s so versatile it can also be used as a beach bag, a book bag for your trip to the library, gym bag and so on. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Drawstring Backpack features lots of cheery caterpillars, butterflies, cupcakes, colourful dots and will be an absolute delight to own for all die hard Hungry Caterpillar fans (just like me)!
Made of 100% cotton fabrics, the Very Hungry Caterpillar Drawstring Backpack is so comfortable and lightweight to carry around. The interior is lined with a dark green fabric and can easily fit some books, lunch box, water bottle and clothes. I string an off-white cording for the drawstring, through loops attached to the bottom of the bag. The length of the cording is adjustable according to the height of the user.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Drawstring Backpack is now available for customization in my Etsy store at https://www.etsy.com/sg-en/listing/234980421/the-very-hungry-caterpillar-drawstring. Please check it out soon as quantities are limited! Please note that this item is made to order and will take 2 – 3 weeks for production.
I can’t get enough of all the fun bags that I’m making out of the Very Hungry Caterpillar fabric collection. Hmm….what shall I sew next? 😉
I'm in love with Riley Blake's fabrics and couldn't take my eyes off these beautiful fabrics from the Little Red Riding Hood collection. Don't you agree they are so pretty? ...
It has been a long while since I updated my progress of the Hungry Caterpillar quilt. Yes I'm still on it! Just that I've stopped work for quite a while ...
It's been a long while since I updated this blog as I've been really up to my neck with my new job & Edith's PSLE. My Project Caterpillar quilt top ...
In between juggling work, domestic matters and the kids' exams, I've tried my best to find time to work on Project Hungry Caterpillar. And I'm glad to announce that the ...
I've sold the Very Hungry Caterpillar Bag in Etsy and have since then received queries on whether more are available in my store. This Very Hungry Caterpillar Bag is a ...
After what seemed like ages, I've FINALLY finished quilting the top of the Hungry Caterpillar quilt. I think I've been attempting to do FMQ since one year ago! Really glad ...
It's time to bind the Hungry Caterpillar quilt! This is not my favourite step of the quilting process, but an important one to wrap up the project.
I start off the ...
The Cotton Shoppe was a co-organiser for the Etsy Craft Party 2015, which took place last Saturday, 6 June. This is an annual craft event which took place worldwide on ...
I'm slowly progressing in Project Hungry Caterpillar, quilting whenever possible when I have time after work. This is what I've completed this week...four beautiful mini blocks of cute caterpillars!The extra ...
The Cotton Shoppe is having our first ever Black Friday sale from 28 November to 6 December. Everything in our Etsy store is now at 10% off! Great time to ...
Little Red Riding Hood Tote Bags
Updates on Hungry Caterpillar Quilt
Caterpillar Quilt Top Completed
Project Hungry Caterpillar Almost Completed!
Binding the Caterpillar Quilt
Four Mini Blocks Completed
no rating based on votes
The Cotton Shoppe
Very Hungry Caterpillar Drawstring Backpack
Available in Stock