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Senza Tote Bag (free)

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And easy to sew tote bag with an interior zipper pocket, and good size pockets on the end of your bag for a drink. This is a great pattern to try combining cork or vinyl with cotton fabrics.

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[UPDATE – THIS PATTERN HAS TEMPORARILY BEEN WITHDRAWN FOR UPDATING AND REVISION. May we suggest checking out other free tote bag sewing patterns here.]

The Senza Tote Bag is a beginner bag FREE sewing pattern. This easy to sew tote bag was designed especially for confident beginner bag makers to try new techniques and materials.  This design is a blank slate that more experienced bag makers can use to create their own designs with hardware, pockets and add-ons and upgrades of your choice.

No hardware is needed.

Finished size:
Approximately 14″ wide by 10″ high by 5″ deep.

Skill level:
This is a beginner bag.

Materials needed:

  • 18” wide by 40” high Vinyl or Cork,
  • 44” wide by 36” high Fabric,
  • 44” wide by 36” high Woven interfacing,
  • 36” wide by 17” high Foam (headliner foam will work),
  • 15” wide by 28” high Decovil Light (optional depending upon the desired structure),
  • 10″ wide by 1 1/2” high Decovil Heavy, Kraft-tex, or Bontex,
  • One 10” Zipper,
  • 3M Spray Adhesive for securing the foam,
  • Thread,
  • Fabri-tac Glue.

Please note this is a digital download PDF file, not a paper sewing pattern. Please download immediately after check out.

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