Seam together the two half circles that make up the base. Press seam open. ВPPin to base of bag and stitch all round, leaving a gap to fill with poly beads.
Gather top edge of ‘tube’ to fit the circumference of the smaller circle. Pin together and stitch.
Pin together and stitch side seams with 1.5cm seam allowance. ВPPress seams open.
Cutting layout: cut 1 set in each main fabric and lining
I have also included a pdf with pages that you can piece together to get the circle shapes if you don’t happen to have a large compass or squared paper to hand!
Cut out the cover and lining using the cutting diagram below.
1.75cm x 140cm-wideВPlining fabric (for the inner bag)
1.75m x 140cm-wide furnishing fabric (for the cover)