Level: Beginner/Advanced BeginnerNo prior sewing experience needed.
If there’s one bag you’ll want to use, it’s this stylish + rugged versatile take on the classic market tote. Whether you need an everyday bag with the capacity to carry your essentials plus more around town or a rugged tote built to withstand being loaded down with a laptop & school books, this tote is a versatile and essential accessory for any lifestyle.
By the end of this class you will have finished a custom tote bag project. You will have the choice to customize the straps, shape, size, pocket features, and fabric choices for this versatile tote bag project.
- Dimensions 11.5" H x 13.5" W x 5" D (or custom dimensions)- Materials: canvas and cotton fabrics, leather, denim, linen, etc.- Two strap options: Real leather straps attached with strong metal brads OR make you're own straps with heavy-weight material- Flat square base ideal for carrying books and groceries- Four external pockets- Reinforced base layer- Internal zipper pocket
- Sewing heavy duty fabric on a home machine- Sewing an envelope base- Constructing a zipper pocket- Binding- Attaching leather straps with rivets- Constructing a bag
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A FREE Oberlin Tote pattern is included in the class materials. The pattern is available as a print-at-home tiled version or a large scale version.