Monday, 22 October 2012

Tote bags


I had some left over material from the one of the wall hangings I did, and I used it to make this small tote bag. I did the same kind of applique as before.


It was not easy to sew to the handles by machine as the material is very thick when folded into two,  I had to hand stitched those. ..ouch! ouuch ! and the rest of the sides are done in machine.


For this bag too I used left over material.  The little shell like circles are cut from an old tee shirt and sewed using the blanket stitch.







The purple one is a friend who is celebrating her birthday at the end of the month.  


Thanks for stopping by,

Until next time,
x.x.x,
Gaia




2 comments:

  1. Hi Gaia, I love your tote bags! I really enjoy making tote bags as gifts or for family members (in fact I posted recently about the tote I made for my daughter)however I never ever make one for myself :)
    Laurie Anne xx

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  2. Hello Laurie Anne,
    Thank you for stopping by. I did see your tote and I do love way you have done the circles. I am yet to make one, for myself too:)
    Gaia

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