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Free Tote Bag Pattern Party: 18 How to Make a Tote Bag Ideas

By: Kaylee Pope, Editor,

There’s the clutch for a night out, the backpack for an overnight trip, the messenger bag for meetings, and the coin purse for carrying small amounts of cash and coins. All of these free purse patterns are lovely and fun in their own special ways but they are not nearly as versatile as the beloved tote bag pattern. A free tote bag pattern can be used for so many different reasons. You can learn how to make a tote bag for library trips and outings at the farmer’s market. You can even carry a classy tote bag pattern as your everyday purse! No matter the occasion, there’s a free tote bag pattern for that! loves free tote bag patterns and we have a ton of totes for you to pick through. Check out some of our best and brightest free tote bag patterns in Free Tote Bag Pattern Party: 18 How to Make a Tote Bag Ideas.

Free Tote Bag Patterns 

Free tote bag patterns are probably the most popular sewn purse patterns available. It seems like no matter what new activity or device is trendy that there is a tote for that. With the growing popularity of sustainable grocery bag patterns and farmer’s markets, tote bag patterns have found a new job as free grocery bag patterns! Plus, the more we become attached to our tablets and computers, the more tote bag pattern ideas we discover being designed to keep them tucked safely away. Whether you are new member of the totally-into-totes team or a free tote bag pattern fanatic, you will find it here!

Free Tote Bag Pattern Party: 18 How to Make a Tote Bag Ideas
Table of Contents

Tote Bag Patterns for Women
Budget-Friendly Tote Bag Patterns
Free Tote Bag Pattern Ideas for Kids
Grocery Bag Patterns
Other Free Tote Bag Pattern Ideas

Tote Bag Patterns


If you do not find what you are looking for here, check out our tote bag patterns tag for even more ideas.



Tote Bag Patterns for Women

Fab Flamingo DIY Tote Bag   Classy Striped Tote Bag


Just because a pattern is simple does not mean it cannot be flirty and feminine. Check out these tote bag patterns for women to add a lovely and practical tote to your wardrobe.



Budget-Friendly Tote Bag Patterns

Oversize Simple Tote Bag   A Fine Day T-Shirt Tote


The best thing about tote bag pattern ideas is that they can be insanely affordable. From dollar store wonders to t-shirt totes, these tote bag patterns are refreshingly cheap to make.


Free Tote Bag Pattern Ideas for Kids

Toddler Tote Bag Pattern 


Totes are not just for moms and dads. Make one of these free tote bag patter ideas for kids and your child will have a new way to carry their toys or school work.



Grocery Bag Patterns

Rustic Upcycled DIY Grocery Bag    Jazzed Up Grocery Bag Pattern


Save the earth and do it in style with these free grocery bag patterns. There’s no need to buy your own sustainable bags when you can make them!


To the Market: 14 Grocery Bag Pattern Ideas

Want more free grocery bag patterns? Then check out To the Market: 14 Grocery Bag Pattern Ideas for more ideas you are going to love.




Other Free Tote Bag Pattern Ideas

Shop and Ride DIY Tote Bag  

Can you believe it? There’s even more free tote bag pattern ideas. Enjoy!


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Can Free tote bag pattern party: 18 how to make a tote bag ideas be downloaded? If so, I haven't found where to download it, yet.

Hi Finney! This page is not an eBook it is a collection page. Simply click on the links above to be directed to the patterns and there will be further instructions at those links as to how to make the bags. Hope that helps, Kaylee, Editor of


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