I was referred to the site Sew, Mama, Sew! by a friend and the first time I visited they had a link for a free pattern from Amy Butler's new book Amy Butler's Style Stitches: 12 Easy Ways to 26 Wonderful Bags.
Yes! This is just the style of bag I've been wanting and looking for, but not wanting to spend lots of money on. I am going to make mine out of leather (black or brown?) with a blue leather flower. I'll post as soon as it and my 5 million other projects are done!
Here's the link:
It should still be there for a while, so go snatch it up!