Casserole carrier pattern | PDF Sewing pattern DIY | Instant download | Do it yourself | Casserole holder pattern | Tutorial | Dish cosy



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Make your own easy-to-use, sturdy, and stylish potluck casserole dish carrier using this do-it-yourself pattern and instruction manual in PDF format. Holds hot or cold dishes and is designed to carry a 9x13 dish (approx 23cm x 33cm) or comparably sized square, rectangle, or round dish. Based on one of my gramma's patterns, it's perfect for taking hot or cold dishes to parties and gatherings and a great gift idea too!

Easy to use... Open the flaps and set your dish on the center base... Fold each flap over your dish, and engage Velcro strips... Then grab the handles and you're ready to go!

Easy to store... Folds flat for easy storage. Folded carrier is approx 10" W. x 12" L. x 1" H. (25.4cm x 30.5cm x 2.5cm).

Designed for intermediate-level sewing and takes 1-1/2 to 2 hours to make. Computer-generated pattern is easy to assemble and detailed manual includes easy step-by-step instructions with over 60 photos and diagrams. Pattern pieces and manual are written in English with metric conversions.

******This listing is for a SEWING PATTERN, NOT FINISHED PRODUCT******

Experience level: Intermediate
Sewing time: 1-1/2 to 2 hours

Tools and Equipment needed:
•Sewing machine with straight and zigzag stitches
•Serger (optional)
•Fabric shears or Rotary blade/mat
•Iron and Ironing board/surface
•Point turner
•Removable marking pen/pencil

Supplies you will need to provide:
•1 yd. (0.9m) fabric
•2 7/16” dia. (1.11cm) wood dowels
•1/8” (0.32cm) tempered hardboard (optional)
•3/4” wide (1.9cm) sew-on Velcro
•Spray paint (optional)
•Coordinating thread

About the pattern file:
•Pattern and manual are digital.
•When purchased will be available to you in PDF format after payment is received.
•Pattern pdf file comes in 2 formats...
••one file measures 24"L x 36"W and will most likely require being sent to somewhere like FedExOffice or AlphaGraphics to be printed on a large format printer
••the second file is the same file separated into 18 letter-size pages which can be printed on your personal printer and taped together.

If you have any questions while you are sewing, please feel free to contact me. I’ll help you as best I can.
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Due to the nature of this product, no returns will be accepted nor refunds will be given.

This pattern and manual have been created for personal, at-home use only. Products created using this sewing pattern may be sold, but factory/mass production is prohibited. If selling products online, please include design credit “pattern design by TiffinyDesigns” and a link to my store in your listing and/or description. Replication and/or distribution of any and all aspects of this PDF sewing pattern and manual are strictly prohibited.

Casserole Cuddler Potluck Dish Carrier Pattern ©2005 TiffinyDesigns

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Its the cutest carrier! I love it!

Ashley Fregly Mar 24, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

Thank you so much!! It's great. Can't wait to make it.

Lydia Price Oct 13, 2014

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Reviewed by Anonymous Jan 28, 2013

5 out of 5 stars

This does include the cut file pattern and specific instructions. A very instructional pattern there was no doubt in any part of this.

Debra Oct 30, 2022

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