I Sew For Fun: Easy Tote Bag
Stitch a book bag or tote bag that reflects your little sewing partner’s interests. Nancy’s easy step-by step instructions, and patterns, are included in her new book, I Sew For Fun. Follow Nancy’s new team sewing approach and just have fun!
Give your little partner just a few fabric choices and allow them to choose two favorite fabrics.
Optional: Add an Appliqué
Your little partner will use this charmingly classic bag to carry books to music class, dance shoes to dance class, or games to grandma’s house.
Create the Straps
Our Tote Bag features 1-inch Create-A-Strap for easy-to-make straps.
Stitch Outer Sides and Lower Seam
Stitch Bag Lining Sides and Lower Seam—Leave an Opening for Turning
Slide Outer Bag into Bag Lining, Right Sides Together, and Stitch Top Edge
Turn Bag Right Side Out
Topstitch Upper Edge and Lower Opening
Enjoy creative moments with the youth in your life while sharing your love for sewing.
Watch I Sew For Fun on Sewing With Nancy online at NancyZieman.com.
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