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Sew a Tote Bag FREE sewing tutorial for beginners

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Simple tote bag. Free pattern and step by step tutorial. It's sturdy, easy to sew, and looks great with those fabric accents. Great sewing pattern for beginners.

A tote bag is a great beginner sewing project. If you are just venturing into the wonderful world of sewing, or even if you are thinking of teaching someone to sew, then check out this tutorial by Christine on the Craftsy blog.

She shows you step by step how to sew this sturdy and attractive unlined tote bag. We recommend a home decor weight fabric or a canvas-type for this project.

It’s easy to sew, comes in lots of great designs and strong enough to carry a bag of groceries.


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When you just need to sew and don't want to get into a really complicated project, you can't beat a classic sewing pattern for a tote bag. We've got 50 of our favorite tote bag patterns hand-picked for you in the store. Go to the shop page to find them all saved by category.