The tote is just too cute and I take mine everywhere! You can make the handbag in oilcloth or heavy weight linen/cotton mix fabrics. I tend to buy mine from upholstery outlets rather than fabric stores. They have beautiful selections and you will be spoiled for choice.
Designed with both girls, mums and trendy teens in mind. With two interior pocket, and easy access pockets on the outside, the box bag is as functional as it is fashionable, wherever life may take you.
Our step by step video and photo instructions are making sewing so much more enjoyable and even a beginner can now sew like a professional.
The pattern is available for immediate download so you can get started straight away.
You’ll receive an email immediately after purchase with a link to download PDF files of the pattern and instructions, which you can print at home on either A4 or US Letter paper. When choosing the pattern make sure you tick which format you need. In the US and Canada choose US letter size which is wider and shorter than A4 paper. Everywhere else opt for A4 paper format.
Medium /heavy home décor, laminated fabrics. I love using canvas which may need Pellonfusable fleece to make it stiffer. (Check out the video on how to apply it to the fabric below)
Length: 35cm/14” Height: 18 cm/ 7" Width: 12 cm / 4.7"
- 28" of 54” (70 cm) wide heavyweight Home Dec fabric for the Exterior/ Oilcloth
- 20" of 54” (50 cm) wide coordinating medium weight cotton for the Lining
- 1 zip 11” for the main Fastening
- 1 spool of coordinating all-purpose thread / 1 spool of top stitching thread
- A heavy weight sewing machine needle (90)
- 10" (30cm) slim elastic