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DIY tote bag

DIY tote bag
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Railroad Tote I recently had a run of bad bag luck. I had a leather purse that I loved, but it was destroyed when a bottle of water opened up inside of it. Then the pretty tote bag I used as a replacement ripped, leaving me completely bagless, disheartened and uninspired. Then one day as I was sitting by my sewing machine, I caught a glimpse out of the corner of my eye of some Railroad Denim fabric and eureka! With its sturdy weight and classic stripe, I knew I could make a winning bag that I’d be excited to carry! Green Wrapping: DIY Cardboard Pillow Box If you've taken the "Buy Handmade" challenge this year why stop there? Inspired by Doug's post last year about turning a cereal box into an eco-friendly gift box, I endeavored to make a pillow box this year. With just some scissors, a ruler and a ceral box I was able to make a decent cardboard pillow box.

The Farmhouse Porch: No-sew 10 minute burlap bag tutorial You will need 4 ingredients for this recipe: Burlap Scissors Iron Fusing Web DISCLAIMER* I am not responsible for any damage this may cause to your home, nails, or material. I am NOT a professional, i'm a rusher. This tutorial is for fellow rushers who are not anal about measurements or propor form. I will likely offend several "sewers" and professional crafters with my lack of knowledge of the correct jargon. : ) Make a totally unusual ROUND, circular, non-quadrangular bag Round bag, 26 cm in diameter, with zipped closure and zipped pocket on the front. Adjustable strap. Note: is round! Types of bags Athletic bag: a soft, roomy bag used to carry sporting equipment and apparel to the gym. Backpack: a bag that is supported by the shoulders with double handles and lies across the back. Backpacks are supported on either one or both shoulders. Baguette Bag: A purse that is relatively long from side to side and small from top to bottom – basically a little like a baguette with a handle. Bowling Bag: A bag originally made to hold a bowling ball, this has become a fashion item. Bucket bag: roomy bag shaped like a bucket, usually has an open top and shoulder strap.

DIY Newspaper Gift Bag This newspaper gift bag is a cute way to wrap a birthday present for a friend! It’s super easy and lots of fun! I used the comic section, but go ahead and use any other section or kind of paper you like! Thanks to for all the basics for this tutorial! You’ll need 2 sheets of newspapergluealso super glue if you wantribbon or stringcard stock

How to Sew Box Corners 3 Ways - When it comes to box corners, there is kind of blankness that overcomes me. I mean, how do you really sew a box corner? For some reason every time I use this, I have to re-learn or stop and think about it! After sewing up more than a few sewing projects, The Little Apple Seed: Anthro Knock-off Bag with Printable Pattern Today I am going to share with you a tutorial for an Anthropologie knock-off bag. I fell in love with it when I first saw it, then my eyes popped out when I saw the price tag! $498.00 for a purse, it is darling but certainly not worth that much! Circle Zip Earbud Pouch Tutorial I use a little zippered pouch to carry around my earbuds since they are the fancy microphone ones and I don’t want them to break or get tangled. Some of you have commented that you are looking for some small, simple gift ideas. This is definitely simple to make, and a little more fun than the typical rectangular zippered pouch! I can see these as the perfect gift for teenage cousins or nieces or girlfriends or even teacher gifts. Fun, quick, and cute! It doesn’t take very much fabric so you could even use scraps!

Print Books from Instagram Photos The Softcover Book features a warm textured eggshell cover with 100% recycled interior matte pages. Sizes: Square 5.5x5.5" or 8.5x8.5"