Looking to get started sewing with cork fabric? It’s so popular right now and it seems everyone who tries it loves it. Butterly smooth, great body which is idea for bag making, easy to cut and sew, and no raw edges – cork fabric is a winner for lots of your purse patterns. This pattern is ideal for cork or other non-fraying fabrics and looks simply elegant.
This is a roomy, medium-sized tote bag with a classic look. The Mini Box Tote Bag sewing pattern features a recessed zipper, two-tone adjustable crossbody strap, and one inner slip pocket. Once you see how the pattern goes together then it is easy to customize, so it leaves lots of room for adaptations.
Skill level: The designer rates her sewing project as suitable for a confident beginner sewer.
Sizing info: Once you have made yourself a Mini Box Tote Bag, it will measure approximately 8″ tall by 8″ wide with a 2″ base.
Video tutorial available: The fabulous designer has also included a full video tutorial on her YouTube channel, which you can view below:
The pattern: Within the pdf pattern, there is a step-by-step guide with the pattern pieces. The measurements are in both metric and imperial and you can print the pdf pattern at home on 8.5″ by 11″ paper.
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