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LemonCadet’s Kid’s Toy Duffle Bag – Free Sewing Tutorial

+ Sewing Clear Vinyl - Tips and Tricks to Make it Even Easier

Peeping Peeps zippered tote bag sewing tutorial

A unique and practical duffle-style bag for kids to carry their toys wherever they go.  A clear vinyl window makes spotting the favorite toy quick and easy!  Clear vinyl is easy to sew and creating the window is so easy!  This would be a great bag for daycare, kindergarten, sleepovers and weekends away.  Sew one of these duffles as a gift for a little one or as a shower gift for Mom.  Make sure you don’t miss the video below from MJTrends offering tips for sewing with clear vinyl.

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Sewing Supplies:

  1. fabric

  2. fusible interfacing

  3. decor weight fabric

  4. clear vinyl 

  5. 1 zipper at least 11 inches

  6. office paper

  7. 1 tiny bulldog clip 

  8. 28″ of 1″ wide grosgrain ribbon or webbing  (for two 14″ long handles)

  9. thread and assorted sewing supplies

  10. optional walking foot for sewing with clear vinyl

Sewing Vinyl – Tips and Tricks by MJTrends


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