Large Zippered Tote Bag – FREE sewing pattern & tutorial
Here’s a Large Zippered Tote Bag where the pattern is FREE.
Inspiration for this design came from a casual wander around department stores where the designer admired the large roomy bags for sale, particularly the folded design of corner which makes the base of the bag. Here is her version of the large roomy bag with a recessed zipper closure.
The full step by step photo tutorial for the bag is available on the website – click the link below. You can also download it as a PDF to save later by signing up to the newsletter for access to her free resource library. The resource library includes Top Tips for Bag Making. You can get to her website by clicking on the link below.
What you will need to make the Large Zippered Tote Bag:-
- Three assorted fabrics and prints of your choice,
- Fabric to cover piping,
- Lining fabric,
- Contrasting fabric for the recessed zipper,
- Fusible fleece,
- Heavyweight iron-on interfacing,
- A magnetic snap,
- A 16″ zipper for the recessed zipper closure to bag,
- A 10″ zipper for the internal pocket,
- Bag handle webbing,
- Basic sewing supplies,
- Sewing machine.
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