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Elna’s Pleated Tote Bag – Free Pattern

Elna Pleated Tote Bag - Free Sewing Pattern

For more of an advanced sewer, this lined, piped handbag made with contrasting fabric is a lovely addition to your collection!


  1. 50 cm of heavy printed fabric

  2. 40 cm of plain fabric (such as denim)

  3. 40 cm of lining or canvas

  4. 4 x small snap hooks

  5. 4 x metal eyelets (6 mm diameter)

  6. 1.2 meters of cotton piping

  7. 20 cm of iron-on interfacing (medium weight)

  8. Thread, ruler, pencil, scissors and pins

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