Upcycled Tea Towel Messenger Bag

Updated December 19, 2017
Upcycled Tea Towel Messenger Bag
Upcycled Tea Towel Messenger Bag
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If you’re looking for a quick bag sewing tutorial, try this Upcycled Tea Towel Messenger Bag! By refashioning a tea towel, you can easily complete this adorable purse in an hour. This project provides wonderful instructions for creating a basic and easily customizable bag—simply choose a tea towel in a fun pattern, add your favorite vintage buttons for fasteners, and pick a material in your favorite color for the strap! No matter what you decide, this bag is sure to be become a staple accessory in your wardrobe.

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Did you order too many tea towls or get too many form your house warming party than why not make some messenger bags. This is a great use for them and so fast and easy with this great tutorial to guide you. I would have never thought of this. It is such a clever idea and looks great when done and you can even add some embllishments on them too. Thanks for idea.


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