This Week’s Featured Freebie

commuter tote sewing tutorials

This week Andrea from Sewspire is back to show us how she sews the Ultimate Commuter Tote Bag from start to finish!

Sewing Supplies:

  • 3 yards of fabric total to include 2 yards of 44″ cotton fabric and 1 yard of 54″ heavy twill, duck, or sturdy (and easy to sew) canvas fabric.   Big Duck Canvas is a favorite source for the latter! Please support the production of future Sewspire sewing tutorials and use the Sewspire affiliate link to browse the fabric collection:
  • 1 9″ x 14″ piece of stiff interfacing 
  • 24″ x 36″ piece of quilt batting,
  • 2 snap sets
  • 14″ zipper

Watch the free video DIY:


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