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DIY Tote Bag - Beginner's Sewing Tutorial designed by Zierstoff Patterns

All in tote bag PDF sewing pattern

3 sizes

Our stylish and practical ALL IN tote bag pattern comes in three sizes. Size 1 is very large and is perfect for trips to the beach or the market; Size 2 is perfect for everyday use, and Size 3 is our mini version that is just right for kids:

  • Size 1:  45cm (17 ¾”) high and 55cm (21 5/8”) by 35cm (13 ¾ “) wide
  • Size 2:  25cm (9 7/8”) high and 30cm (11 3/4”) by 20cm (7 7/8”) wide
  • Size 3: 15cm (6”) high and 20cm (7 7/8”) by 12cm (4 3/4”) wide

Skill Level: Intermediate

Recommended Fabric: Quilting cotton, canvas, denim, oil cloth, or corduroy.

Notions: Coordinating thread, Fusible fleece

Provided with your purchase:

  • A Test Print document to help you ensure that you will print your pattern in the proper scale;
  • An “eBook,” with step-by-step instructions for sewing your project;
  • An “Overview,” which is a snapshot of all the pattern pieces;
  • The pattern pieces, in two paper size formats: A4 for our European customers, and US Letter for our North American customers. Just print the PDF for the paper size you usually use.
  • Copy Shop Format A0 (841mm x 1189mm / 33 1/8" x 46 3/4").

Required material based on a 1,40 meter (55") bolt:

Size 1 (large):

  • Fabric: 1.8m (2yd) total. The bag and the lining each require 90cm (35 3/8”).
  • (Recommended) Fusible fleece: 1-2 meters (1 - 2 1/2 yd)
  • Fabric for a patched pocket: 30cm (11 ¾”)
  • Straps: 2.5 meters (2.75yd) length of 2.5 (1”) wide webbing

Size 2 (medium):

  • Fabric: 1.4m (1.53 yd) total. The bag and the lining each require 70cm (27 1/2”).
  • (Recommended) Fusible fleece: 75cm (0.82yd) - 1,5 meters (1.64yd)
  • Fabric for a patched pocket: 20cm (8”)
  • Straps: 1.5m (1.64yd) length of 2,5cm (1”) wide webbing

Size 3 (small):

  • Fabric: .8m (.88yd) total. The bag and the lining each require 40cm (15 3/4”).
  • (Recommended) Fusible fleece: 50cm (0.55yd) - 100cm (1.1yd)
  • Fabric for a patched pocket: 15cm (6”)
  • Straps: 1.2m (1.3yd) length of 2cm (3/4”) wide webbing.

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DIY Tote Bag - Beginner's Sewing Tutorial designed by Zierstoff Patterns