Easy Multi-Pocket Tote Bag – Free Sewing Tutorial

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How To Make A Zippered Purse by A Fate So Twisted

Beginners can learn how to sew a zippered purse with this free sewing video from A Fate So Twisted!

It’s the perfect tote bag to sew to carry just about anything you might need. Use your own creativity to create one-of-a-kind totes by choosing three colorful and coordinating fabrics for a chic, custom look.  A finished multi-pocket tote bag measures 8 x 10 x 4 inches.

Sewing Supplies:

1/4 yard blue print (straps)
2/3 yard blue-and-green print (pockets)
2 10-1/4-x-14-1/4-inch rectangles thin, firm batting
1 yard green fabric (lining)

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'BOX Bag'- "A Handbag for Everyday"

‘BOX Bag’- “A Handbag for Everyday”

Are you a beginner sewer? Watch a free sewing tutorial demonstrating a very similar bag, scroll down to see the free video from Marina Brumpton of Frocks & Frolics making her wonderful ‘BOX Bag’- “A Handbag for Everyday”.  If you like to use a pattern, Marina offers her designer sewing pattern for the BOX Bag here.

Free sewing video tutorial:

Sew a Simple BOX Handbag – Easy Sewing & Everyday Handbags by Marina Brumpton

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  3 comments for “Easy Multi-Pocket Tote Bag – Free Sewing Tutorial

  1. Bunnie
    March 19, 2012 at 4:33 pm

    I really like how the strap go all the way under and around the bag. You do not need to worry that the straps cannot take the load. Really really like that.

  2. lag21479
    March 20, 2012 at 12:25 pm

    Cute bag!