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Canvas Beach Bag



Break out the sunscreen and sunglasses because it's almost summer! When you hit up the beach, you'll need a place to store all of your belongings while you're in the water. Make the Canvas Beach Bag to tote your beachy belongings from point A to point B. Make the bag in nautical navy and white, or choose bright summery colors for your tropical tote. This free purse pattern will become your go-to bag this season.

Canvas Beach Bag
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Project Type: Make a Project

Time to complete: Weekend project

Sewn by: Machine


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Jan 23, 2015

The bag is quite large (20x6x16 deep) and good for the beach. I modified the design to use a shoulder strap instead if handles since I hate lugging big bags by the handles. Possibly because of this change the bag really needs a good closure at the top. A strap with a button would do, but I'm in the process of adding flaps and a zipper closure. I'd also add zippers to the pockets if I made this bag again.


May 28, 2014

Sure wish for us "not the greatest" sewers the layout on the fabric was given. PLUS, no real notes about the handles, just cut it out. What size? How wide? Do you double, sew and turn right side out? Said she used rope, but where is the picture and the directions for the rope handles. I know it is obvious for experienced folks, but geeeeeee.


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Jul 24, 2013

I am almost done sewing this bag. I wish I had stabilized it and put a lining in. I still have to do the handles . Is there a way to do it now. I thought I bought a canvas material but that does not keep it up. Linda


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