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Reuse Old Jeans to Make a New Handbag. Quick fix grocery bag. We had grapes this weekend.

Quick fix grocery bag

So? They were really good. Seedless white grapes and they came in one of those plastic bags, with cuts all over to make it stretchy. Hours after we had the grapes, while in the kitchen, my eye fell upon the plastic bag again. DIY Reusable Farmer's Market Bags from Child-sized T-shirts. When the weather is still cool and Spring is right around the corner, I allow myself to daydream (just a little) about summer.

DIY Reusable Farmer's Market Bags from Child-sized T-shirts

I don’t dwell on the humidity or the bad hair/makeup…and focus on Saturday mornings, when the farmer’s markets roll into town. This post contains affiliate links for your crafting convenience. Stackable Scrap Bucket Pattern. All posts may contain affiliate links.

Stackable Scrap Bucket Pattern

It is no secret that I love my scraps. Well today, I am going to share a fun project that will not only use your scraps but help you store them going forward. Allow me to introduce the Scrap Bucket Pattern. This baby made its debut at Sew South last weekend and I was so excited to see all the variations everyone created. The pattern is easy to make and totally limitless! This project is for all levels. Skill Level- 1 1/2 Button Supplies: 1/2 yard of main fabric1/2 yard of heavy weight fusible (Pellon TP971F)1/2 yard of lining fabric1 yard 3/8″ cotton rope4 extra-large eyeletsscrap bucket pattern Tools: Retro Drawstring Bag. Sewing the Handle (my favorite bag strap method) (Sidekick Sew-along Day #7) - Sew Fearless. Over the last few weeks, I have been working my way through the Sidekick Mini Suitcase pattern, sharing any extra tips that didn’t make it into the pattern directions, and answering questions.

Sewing the Handle (my favorite bag strap method) (Sidekick Sew-along Day #7) - Sew Fearless

The printable pattern and complete directions for the suitcase are available for purchase here. Today in the sew-along, we make the suitcase handle! This method of strap-making is a mash-up of techniques a la Amy Butler and The June Bride. No frustrating tube turning, or ugly lumpy corners here. I used this method to make all the straps on my Mommy Poppins bag and the recent clutch wallet. The Mommy Poppins BagShoulder Straps – Corduroy, backed with interfacing, stabilizer insertCross Body Strap – Home Dec fabric, fleece insert The “Well Suited” Pleated Clutch WalletCross Body Strap – suiting, backed with interfacing, no insertWristlet – quilting cotton, backed with interfacing, stabilizer insert. Fat Quarter Drawstring Bag. There are currently no images from other quilters. close Terms & Conditions You must enter into this Agreement if you want to submit digital images or other content to Prime Publishing through Sharing Customer Images (the "Service").

Fat Quarter Drawstring Bag

LuAnn Kessi: Quilted Zipper Bag......Tutorial. This was so much fun........I thought you might like to make one too!

LuAnn Kessi: Quilted Zipper Bag......Tutorial

Click Images to Enlarge: Quilted Zipper Bag My inspiration came from this green zipper bag my friend Celia made for me two summers ago... Strips cut randomly from 1 to 3 inches wide x 45 inches Piece all strips together into a strip unit measuring 18 x 45 inches Baste the strip unit to batting and backing fabric. Favorite Photo Decoupaged Tote Bag. There are currently no images from other crafters. close Terms & Conditions.

Favorite Photo Decoupaged Tote Bag

Southwest Noir DIY Pouch. By: Alana Shinn from Updated March 15, 2016 In the Designer's Words: "This zip pouch tutorial shows you step by step how to make your very own zip pouch from a combination of fabric and recycled leather.

Southwest Noir DIY Pouch

The contrast of these two materials takes this pouch from everyday to the next level! This pouch cost the price of a zip to make. If you were inclined you could make this zip pouch for $0 just with things you have in your house already, grab some old material, unpick a zip out of an old garment and your away. " Project TypeMake a Project.

Fat Quarter Bag. Close Terms & Conditions You must enter into this Agreement if you want to submit digital images or other content to Prime Publishing through Sharing Customer Images (the "Service").

Fat Quarter Bag

As used in this Agreement, "we" or "Prime Publishing" means Prime Publishing, LLC. and "you" means the individual or entity submitting materials to Prime Publishing. Any individual or entity that wants to use the Service must accept the terms of this Agreement without change. BY CLICKING THE ACCEPT TERMS AND CONDITIONS BUTTON, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND ALL SPECIFICATIONS AND GUIDELINES INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE. Leather Glam Wallet Clutch. I found this gorgeous leather champagne fabric the other day and knew I had to get a hold of some yardage to do some upcoming projects.

Leather Glam Wallet Clutch

I don’t know about you but I hate tagging along a huge bag with me on a night out or a date. I also like to have my essentials like credit cards, my makeup must-haves, my phone, keys and some cash. I found a similar leather clutch like this one for about $70 at a department store and knowing me, I decided to knock it off. I don’t think it came out as high end looking as I was hoping but I think it’s pretty darn close. The entire project cost about $15 to make and took about 2 hours. DIY Sweet Vintage Scrappy Patchwork Tote. Making upcycled bags and totes is one of my absolute favorite things to do!

I usually make bags with upcycled shabby tablecloths. Over the past year I have played around with patchwork projects from vintage scrap fabrics. I thought it would be fun to make a fun patchwork tote for summer! Vicky myers creations » Blog Archive Small messenger bag pattern - vicky myers creations. Create a small messenger bag perfect for carrying you mobile, keys and wallet. This bag is designed from an A4 piece of paper. It includes a small zip pocket in the back of the bag. I created this bag for our wonderful childminder. Pauline has cared for our tot son wonderfully two days a week for over four years. Sometime back she mentioned the idea of a compact cross body bag just for keys and mobile.

It lives outside my brain now. I've been rocking a really hot canvas tote bag draped over the passenger headrest as a trash bag for a long time now. And every single day I come out of work to find my car in the sea of Priuses I'm always annoyed that it's the ugly ass tote bag strap that tips me off that this black Prius is my black Prius. Unless I'm parked with the car's ass facing the building, in which case it's the "I'd rather be watching SportsCenter" license plate frame that tips me off, and then I'm pleased. No one else has one of those around here and, frankly, I'm not sure how many people working here have actually heard of SportsCenter, but whatever. Tutorial: Pillow Cover to Messenger Bag! When I ran across these pillow covers in the clearance section of Target, I couldn’t pass them up.

I loved the dots and I loved the colors! I wasn’t sure what I was going to do with them, but they were only $2 so, what could hurt? After I got them home and unzipped it, I realized I was staring right into a ready-made bag! Just add a strap and lining and we’ll be good to go! It’ll be super easy and oh, so cute! Make Your Own Grocery Bags. Just when you think you're the reigning 'Queen of Green' – reusing and recycling your way through the day, someone rains on your parade. Two stories hit the media recently about everyone's favorite green choice: the reusable grocery bag.

Turns out we should be washing these things after each use or they can become a breeding ground for bacteria. I tried washing the ones I got at my market and they fell apart. Great. Learn to Sew Series- Ruffled Grocery Bag. It’s time for the Learn to Sew Series! I have been following Amber’s series from Crazy Little Projects for the past month and we have created some amazing things. Recycled Grocery Totes. Ready to go green? Then say goodbye to your old grocery bags by melting them into something cute. Afterall, plastic is the new plastic, right?

Davis Farm starting to live off the grid: Grocery bag from feed bag tutorial. Cut feed bag open at bottom 1. Lay bag flat and cut off top where you opened the bag 2. Cut two - three inch strips from top (save these for making the handles) 3. 4.With bag still inside out stitch corners about two inches from point lining up the seam. 5. I fold back the corner on my inside seam a give it a little stitch to hold in place. 7. 8. The ultimate DIY shopping bag - made easy! TheElegantArtist: DIY: Boxy Grocery Tote. Creating my way to Success: How to make a handibag from a pillowcase - in 5 easy steps and 15 minutes. THE SEWING DORK: The Easy Five-Step Market Tote (and it's upcycled!)

There I was at the thrift shop, eyeing all these bright 99 cent pillowcases and yards of cheap but unloved bias tape. (I was also freaking out the other shoppers by smelling the pillowcases to avoid the ones with that sweaty laundered smell). Put the two together along with some scraps for straps, and you can make a simple market tote that's sturdy enough for grocery go-getting. T-Shirt DIY Grocery Bag. Leather Tote Bag Tutorial. Hey y’all – tutorials two days in a row – what!? Get Your Crap Together: Reusable Grocery Bag PDF Pattern for Organize Me! Sizzlin' Summer. This post contains Craftsy Affiliate Links. Drawstring Stocking Stuffer Gift Bags, in Two Sizes - Leigh Laurel Studios.

Make your own grocery bag. Upcycle: Shirt to Purse. How to Make a Drawstring Bag (Tutorial) Pleated tote (beach bag) tutorial. Shopping bags from bedding - an upcycle tutorial. Reversible Hobo Tote with Free Pattern. Fashion & Function: Cute Quilted Bag Patterns for Making Life Easier. 26 Fashionable Free Bag Patterns. How To Sew A Reversible Tote Bag With Adjustable Strap. The Awesome Bag Tutorial with Guest Meg of elsiemarley. A Handibag From A Pillowcase. Quick Sew Hobo. Hobo Bag Pattern. How to make a handibag from a pillowcase - in 5 easy steps and 15 minutes. Fat Quarter Bag. The Twenty Minute Tote. Sher's Creative Space: Tutorial - Foldable Tote Bag with Matching Sleeve.

Lillian's Stitches: Rescued Threads (tm) Tote.