Learn to Sew a Tote Bag with Jessica Swift


Learn to Sew a Tote Bag with Jessica Swift

Learn to Sew a Tote Bag with Jessica Swift
Learn to Sew a Tote Bag with Jessica Swift

Learn to Sew a Tote Bag with Jessica Swift! Sponsored by our friends at We Like Sewing, this FREE one-hour class is the perfect class for the beginner sewist or the sewing enthusiast.

In this class you'll learn the basics of sewing a simple tote bag with a liner. You'll practice straight machine stitching, learn how to attach handles, and have the option to box corners for a more polished finish. Keep your new tote bag for yourself, gift it, or even donate it to charity. This is an excellent basic sewing project, and the skills learned will be handy for years to come!

Finished Size: approx. 14”x16”


½ yd Outer fabric A
¼ yd Outer fabric B
½ yd coordinating liner fabric
⅛ yd coordinating solid fabric A for handles
⅛ yd coordinating solid fabric B for handles
Coordinating or contrasting thread


Outer fabric A - 13” (H) x 15” (W)
Outer fabric B - 5” (H) x 15” (W)
Outer fabric B - 5” (H) x 6.5” (W) (for optional pocket)
Liner fabric - 17.5” (H) x 15” (W)
Solid fabric A - 2” x 22” (for handles)
Solid fabric B - 2” x 22” (for handles)

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Watch the recording below and enjoy!

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