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Just Right Tote easy sewing pattern

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Author Get Sewing! with Barbara Edmondson
Price $7.00
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Easy-to-follow simple, flat construction method for a fully lined tote with optional pockets that's just the right size for everything! Lots of photos and drawings with clearly written step-by-step listed instructions; and pattern pieces to cut out and pin onto fabric to cut. This has all straight seams. Anyone who has some basic sewing skills should be able read and follow this pattern.

Intermediate Skills:
Creating handles & pockets
Fusing interfacing
Creating box bottom

Measures 10 inches wide, 10 inches tall, 5 inches across the bottom.

I've been teaching sewing for more than four years. I design patterns for beginners.


© Copyright 2011 Barbara J. Campbell Edmondson, all rights reserved. Copying or distributing this pattern is NOT permitted.
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Use woven fabric. (cotton or decorator fabrics )
½ yard for main body outside of tote & handles
²/3 yard for main body lining of tote & pockets
¼ yard for top band
¼ yard for handles, if using fabric other than main bag exterior
1½ yard stiff fusible interfacing, such as Pellon’s Craft Fuse #808 or Décor Bond #809

Thread, polyester regular weight.

Size 14 or 16 sewing machine needle

OPTIONAL: 10x5 in. mat board for bottom and fabric to cover it.

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