Fill it with shopping or gifts, flowers. or nothing at all. A bag is always a real treat. Sew up one for every day of the week or just for someones special day.
Today we have a free pattern for this pretty and practical tote bag. You can add to this bag in so many ways from fabric choices to different handles or embellishments.
If you are a learner (or re-learner) on your sewing machine this is a great project for you. it will get your comfortable with your sewing machine while providing a fun project. As you get more confident you can build on the bag you have made or start new ones.
Tips & Tricks:
- Use a plain linen fabric and embroider on it for that personal touch
- Add a different colour on the bottom third for that colour-clock look
- Buy motifs and iron/sew them on.
- Add a pocket on the inside for your shopping list or celebration card.
Get your free pattern here
We would love to see a picture of your finished piece so please send us one and happy crafting!
Looking for ways to embellish then check out our videos on how to make fabric yo-yo flowers .
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