One fat quarter is enough for both fabric pieces, or a fat eighth of 2 fabrics, or anyleftover fabric.
From fabric:Cut 1 – 19½”x9”Cut 1 – 19½”x8” These sizes can be adjusted to fit whatever size you need for your purse, just measure the inside of your purse.
Not all the pictures will match the words. When I came to the end I realized that the interfacing needs to be smaller than what I started with.
From Timetex or Peltex or some other stiff interfacing [if you don’t have the fusible interfacing, you will also need a fusible web, such as Wonder Under.]:Cut 1 – 18x4
”Cut 1 – 18x3
”Fold both fabric pieces in half lenghtwise with WST and crease. Place one long edge of the interfacing along the fold and leaving½” of the fabric along the short edges, and
”along one long edge Fuse.On one edge of both piecesfold the ½” on the short side to the interfacing.
This should be the edge of the interfacing along the fold of the fabric.
Fold both pieces in half,WST, and press.