Mini backpack are a great way for toddlers and kids to keep their belongings and stuff organized and right by themselves.

Toddlers backpack need to be practical, spacious and easy to operate and use. This is exactly what this backpack is. Easy to use with sufficient space for kids to keep their belongings in.

The backpack has one main zipper compartment and an outside snap pocket as well. The patterns has adjustable straps to adjust to the size of the child.

The fabric I have used to make the backpack is polyester canvas. You can use any other fabric of your choice, however if you want to sew it with same fabric and are new with canvas here are some tips on sewing with canvas at this link:

The final size of the backpack is:

-Height: 8″

-Length: 7.5″

-Width: 3″

You can view some of the detailed photos of the backpack below:

You can find detailed measurements of all the materials required in the gallery below:


  • Back Straps: 32cm (x2)
  • D ring Straps: 4cm (x2)
  • Handle Strap: 15cm

Main body:

Cut to template

  • 2 for outer body and 2 for inner lining


Flap: Cut to template

Pocket body: 12cm x 17cm


31.5cm x 4.5cm (2 main fabric and 2 lining fabric)

Lower Body:

41.5cm x 10cm (1 main fabric and 1 lining fabric)

Zipper: 30cm

D rings: 2

You can see the details pictures with requirements below:

You can download the templates for main body and pocket flap from below. The format is PDF, download and prints without scaling it up or down on an A4 paper.


You can also view the details video tutorial with all the steps explained in my YouTube tutorial below:

Happy sewing and happy crafting. Love from AJ.