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The Waterlily Waxed Canvas Tote Bag sewing pattern

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The Waterlily is a large sized tote that can be made in waxed canvas, cork, vinyl, regular cotton fabric or a combination of these materials.

The Waterlily is a large sized tote that can be made in waxed canvas, cork, vinyl, regular cotton fabric or a combination of these materials.

The Waterlilly Tote Bag, which is suitable for an intermediate sewist, has the following features:

  • One exterior zippered pocket is hidden under a small flap
  • Two large slip pockets on the back
  • Two top carry handles
  • One removable adjustable strap.
  • The main closure is zippered
  • One interior zippered pocket
  • Three interior slip pockets.

The final measurements of the Waterlily Tote Bag are approximately 11″ wide by 14.5″ high by 5″ deep. 

The Waterlily is a large sized tote that can be made in waxed canvas, cork, vinyl, regular cotton fabric or a combination of these materials.

What you will need to make the Waterlily Waxed Canvas Tote Bag

The Waterlily is a large sized tote that can be made in waxed canvas, cork, vinyl, regular cotton fabric or a combination of these materials.

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