One hour tote purses – FREE pattern & tutorial

If you want to make a Tote Purse that looks good, is easy to make and you can make it in less than ONE hour then we have the perfect project for you - The One Hour Tote Purse - with FREE pattern and tutorial.

If you want to make a Tote Purse that looks good, is easy to make and you can make it in less than ONE hour then we have the perfect project for you – The One Hour Tote Purse – with FREE pattern and tutorial.

What you will need to make this bag

  • Two pieces of purse fabric – pick your favorite quilting cottons or a light home decor weight fabric
  • Two pieces of lining fabric
  • Two pieces of wadding or batting to give your bag a bit of body – check out some of our favorite interfacing options on the resources page
  • One magnetic purse snap (optional)
  • Two 6 1/2″ squares of fabric for the pocket (optional)
  • Two strips of fabric 3″ by approximately 29″ for the strap
  • One strip of wadding about 2 1/2″ by 29″
  • Two large buttons
  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Sewing machine

Click here for the FREE pattern & tutorial