Tag: tote bag

Owl Tote Bag Free Pattern + Tutorial

Stephanie from the Crafty Kitty designed this adorable tote that subtlely yet cleverly looks like an owl. Perfect for back-to-work or back-to-school. Print the free pattern and make your own Owl Tote today!

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Woven Rag Beach Bag Tutorial

Meriel from create3.5 loves to sew clothes, and she also throws a bunch of quilting and hand embroidery in the mix. Here she shows you an interesting fabric technique with her new bag tutorial…

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Triangle Pocket Tote Tutorial

Michelle from Falafel and the Bee shows you how to make a Triangle Pocket Tote, one of her favorite bags. It’s roomy enough to fit all of your summer essentials, for the beach, pool and farmer’s markets…

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All Season Tote Bag Tutorial

Fabric and pattern designer Mo Bedell Mo is back with a lovely, roomy Summer Tote Bag PDF Tutorial. This could be your perfect new bag for the summer! (Or maybe fall?!… We love the plaid version too.) Don’t let the piping scare you away; Mo shows you how easy it is to get this professional look…

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Asymmetrical Color Block Totes Tutorial

Marni Weaver of Haberdashery Fun shows you how to make easy Asymmetrical Color Block Totes! Take a new bag on your spring adventures, or whip up several to organize summer gear (one for the market, one for the beach…).

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Tennis Bag Tutorial

Teresa VanHatten-Granath, or the Green Bag Lady, shows you how to make a Tennis Bag (perfect for tennis OR your new summer tote!) in this free PDF tutorial. Plus, click over to Green Bag Lady to enter to win this bag or one of ten new shopping totes…

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The Art Tote Tutorial

Hayley from Welcome to the Mouse House is back with another great project! Today’s art tote features laminated cotton to make it both durable and easy to clean. We can’t wait to sew one up for the playroom, and we think it would also be a sweet Easter basket…

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Oilcloth Pool Tote with Mesh Pockets

PoolToteSErin from Sewbon.com created this practical and pretty Pool Tote which features oilcloth and handy mesh pockets. The cross-body design makes it easy to carry your things from the car to the beach or pool.

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Sewing Basics: Patchwork Totes

Beth shares lots of bright and happy projects on Plum and June, and today she joins us in our Sewing Basics series with these pretty patchwork totes! Learn more about Beth in her introduction, and enjoy today’s tutorial…

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Fat Quarter Tutorials

Our latest Fat Quarter Series is coming to a close, but May is full of more Fat Quarter Idol, Giveaway Day (details coming soon!), fantastic, original tutorials and lots more! Here are all of our Fat Quarter tutorials in one handy, linkable page…

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Lego Tote Tutorial

Mo Bedell from Lime Gardenias is back with today’s fantastic Lego Tote tutorial featuring her new fabric collection, Mechanical Genius

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Summer Reading Library Book Bag

Mo Bedell from lime gardenias joins us today with this cute Summer Reading Book Bag, which is already being put to great use by her daughter! The bag will get you ready for a summer full of reading adventures…

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Green Grocery Bag Challenge

We have an opportunity to change our wasteful holiday wrapping traditions by sewing a gift that everyone on our holiday lists can appreciate, including Mother Earth. Join us in our commitment to wrap holiday gifts in reusable cloth bags this year.

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Summer Sewing ~ Classic Tote Tutorial

Today we kick off a full month of Summer Sewing with Irene‘s classic tote tutorial. You’ll be thrilled to enjoy one of these roomy, well-designed totes on your way to the market, pool or park this summer. We’ll share fun projects to complement (and pop in) your tote all month long!
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Wellness Bag

My poor mom was sick most of the year before they realized her office walls were filled with mold. Needless to say, her health has been on my mind a lot so this “Wellness Bag” is for her…

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November 5 ~ Tote Bags

Totes are the ultimate crafty gift. You can personalize these in so many different ways, through your fabric, style and embellishment choices. You can also go one step further and get creative with what you add to the tote!…
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Bag Month Contest Winners: Tote Category

We are all in awe of the incredible submissions for our Big, Big Bag Month Contest. It’s been a fun month full of fantastic tutorials and guides, some excellent pattern reviews and lots of inspiration as well. You all were...

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Sew,Mama,Sew! Staff Bags

We want you to know that Beth, Lauren and I have been loving Bag Month too!  It has definitely been motivating.  We enjoyed trying out new patterns, using some beautiful fabric, and taking advantage of the great tutorials from...

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