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Free Sewing Pattern for a Two Tone Tote Bag with Pockets


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Free sewing pattern  to sew a tote bag from two different fabrics with outside pockets.

Two Fabric Tote Bag with Outside Pockets

Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
This free sewing pattern creates a two tone tote bag with exterior pockets and the possibility of more pockets on the lining. Don't let the idea of a lining scare you off! This pattern is the perfect way to make your first lined item.

Materials List:

  • Pocket, Top and Handle Fabric (the dark fabric in the photo) - 1 1/3 yard of 45" wide fabric or 3/4 yard of 60" wide fabric
  • Body fabric (the lighter floral fabric in the photo)
  • Lining fabric - 1/2 yard of 45" or 60" wide fabric
  • Thread to match your fabric
  • Optional - Craft weight interfacing to stiffen fabric
  • Optional Zipped Lining Pocket Directions

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