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Easy Sewing Project: Origami Market Tote

A free sewing tutorial from Alanda Craft

Easy Sewing Project: Origami Market Tote
“Origami is the art of paper folding, which is often associated with Japanese culture. In modern usage, the word “origami” is used as an inclusive term for all folding practices, regardless of their culture of origin.”

This market bag sewing project and free video tutorial from Alanda Crafts is an easy sewing project to stitch an origami-style tote. This bag would be great when sewn to size for the beach, farmers’ markets

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Watch the free origami market bag video sewing tutorial:

Sewing Supplies for Large Bag:

  1. fabric measuring 19″ x 56″ for the exterior

  2. fabric measuring 19″ x 56″ for the bag lining

  3. fabric lining or contrasting fabric measuring 7″ x 4″

Sewing Supplies for Medium Bag:

  1. fabric measuring 16½” x 48½” (for the front of the bag)

  2. fabric measuring 16½” x 48½” (for the bag lining)

  3. lining or contrasting fabric 7″ x 4″

Get more information about sizing and sewing this casual bag here.  Subscribe to the Alanda Craft Youtube channel:

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