Costermonger Bag Pattern

Costermonger Bag Pattern

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Merchant & Mills Costermonger Bag is an essential tote for those on the go! An unlined tote with straps that convert into a backpack, the Costermonger is an ideal project bag or market tote. Use Dry Oilskin for an all-weather option or choose your favorite mid- to heavy-weight canvas or denim. A Costermonger Hardware Kit makes things easy and is available here and in the product below. And for info about materials, please click Product Details above!


To sew your own Costermonger Bag, you will need…

  • 1 yard of 44-inch wide OR ¾ yard of 59-inch wide mid- to heavy-weight fabric
  • A Costermonger Hardware Kit which includes…
    • 8 rivets
    • 4 1-inch metal sliders
    • 2 yards of 1-inch leather strap or webbing 
  • Coordinating thread
  • A hammer to set the rivets (not included in Hardware Kit)
  • An awl for adding holes to the leather straps (not included in Hardware Kit)

Finished measurements: 17¾ inches long x 15¾ inches wide.

Take the guess work out of the hardware… Pick up a Costermonger Hardware Kit to complete your Costermonger Bag! Just click “Add to Basket” below.

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