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Zippered Tote Bag sewing pattern (with video)

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Zippered Tote Bag sewing pattern (with video)

The Zippered Tote Bag has two easy access slip pockets on the outside and two zippered pockets, one inside and one outside. It’s an easy-to-sew casual tote bag that has both shorter handles for hand-carrying and longer handles for shoulder-carrying when you have a heavy load or need to carry your bag hands-free.

It only needs one hard of fabric and no hardware (other than zippers).

Sizing info:
18″ (47 cm) by 12″ (32 cm) by 6″ (15 cm).

Video tutorial available:

Materials needed:

  • 1 yard of canvas fabric,
  • 1/2 yard of medium weight fusible interface,
  • Three zippers – 5.9″ (15 cm), 8″ (20 cm), and 17.7″ (45 cm) long,
  • A 125″ (3. 2 m) long, 1″ (2.5 cm) wide webbing strap (or use a fabric strap if you prefer).
Zippered Tote Bag sewing pattern (with video)

The pattern:
The Zippered Tote Bag item comes with one pattern pdf and one instruction pdf.

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