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Sew a Shabby Burlap Tote + Create Fabric Flowers – Free Tutorials

Romantic creativity using rustic materials results in a classic tote and successful beginner sewing project.

Sew a Shabby Chic Burlap Tote - Easy Sewing Project

Sew this easy burlap tote with this free video tutorial and if you like the fabric flower embellishment ideas in the second video below, try creating some of those to add to this classic tote bag.

Spools & Bobbins Sewing School in Nova Scotia Canada offers beginnerintermediate, and advanced sewing classes and camps to kids and adults, ages seven and up. Spools & Bobbins unique programs offer a creative sewing curriculum using illustrated patterns and instructions which utilizes the “building-block” approach to learning sewing skills.

If you’d like some shabby chic tote bag embellishment ideas, watch daisyclub23’s video below to learn how to create these gorgeous fabric flowers:

Shabbby Fabric Flower Handbag Embellishment Tutorial

more shabby bag sewing projects:

Purple Blossoms Tote Bag – Free PDF Sewing Pattern

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