Messenger bags are everywhere these days. Grown ups, kids, men, and even dolls have a messenger bag. Large or small, inconspicuous or bright, plain and simple or full of pockets, catches and accessories – the messenger bag allows you to carry exactly what you need everywhere.
For the office, school, work, as a lunch bag, on your bike – this really is a versatile style of bag and I've put together a round up of some of the best, easiest, most thorough, biggest, smallest and nicest all round messenger bags for you to sew. And of course they are all free patterns for you to sew.
There are so many great inspiring ideas here, you could even mix and match your favorite features and make up a totally unique messenger bag all of your very own with just the pockets, straps, closures, zippers and features that YOU need.
The Best Free Messenger Bag Patterns
Paid pattern options
Looking for more ideas?
Try the Cross Body Bag pattern, one of my own designs.
For more bag patterns, check out the So Sew Easy list of BAG PATTERNS and tutorials HERE.