The CiCi Defender Sewing Pattern with Video

Digital downloads are non-refundable. No Physical Pattern (or bag) will be mailed. This is for an instant download sewing pattern.

Introducing the CiCi Defender PDF Instant Download Sewing Pattern! This innovative pattern is the ultimate solution for those who value safety and style in their everyday lives. With its ambidextrous concealed carry compartment on the back exterior, you can rest assured that your personal protection items are always within reach, while keeping your everyday essentials like your wallet, phone, or passport safe and secure. With the addition of soft sided/loop velcro to the CC pocket you can carry a velcro holster.
This sewing pattern features an easy-to-follow step-by-step guide that allows you to create a chic and practical bag that suits your unique needs and style. Its sleek and sophisticated design makes it a perfect accessory for frequent travelers, busy professionals, or anyone who prioritizes safety and style.

So why wait? Take control of your safety and fashion with the CiCi Defender PDF Instant Download Sewing Pattern,

Have you seen the sister pattern, the KiKi Crossbody? We are offering a bundle discount if you would like to purchase the CiCi and the KiKi at the same time. The bundle discount expires 8/7/23. Discounts/refunds will not be provided on the KiKi or CiCi if purchased separately. 

This bag is finished with binding. 


✂ Step by Step Written Instructions with Photographs
✂ Video Sewing Tutorial via YouTube Channel (link below)
✂ Immediate Pattern Download at Checkout


✂ Large exterior front slip pocket with flap closure
✂ Ambidextrous, dual zipper concealed carry compartment on the back exterior
✂ Interior Slip Pocket
✂ Interior Zipper Pocket
✂ Adjustable Crossbody Strap
✂ Grab & Go Handle

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate - Experienced

FINISHED SIZE: 10” H x 14” W x 4” D (25.4 CM x 35.5 CM x 10 CM)

RELEASE DATE: 8/1/2023

Don't forget to check out the hardware and supplies needed to create your CiCi Defender.




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    Youtube video tutorials are welcomed. Please don’t give out measurements. Please give credit to Sew Yours in the video and provide a link to the website so fellow bagmakers can purchase the pattern. Credit is appreciated when posting photos of your work on social media.