SewAlong: Tote Bag Pattern for Beginners (Part 1)

Learn how to sew a simple bag with this video series. In this video, learn how to get started.

Tote Bag Pattern for Beginners Part 1
Tote Bag Pattern for Beginners Part 1

Learn how to sew a quick and easy tote bag with this sewing video from Angel Peterson!

In part 1 of this series, SewAlong: Tote Bag Pattern for Beginners, Angel teaches you how to read a basic sewing pattern, as well as how to layout your pattern pieces.

If you're new to sewing, then you'll love Angel's quick tips for getting the most out of your fabric, as well as how to use interfacing.

Be sure to follow along in our sew-along series to see how to sew and finish your DIY tote bag. When it's broken out into a few videos, it's much easier to follow along at your own pace.

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Notes*Please Note: The pattern Angel uses to create her bag in this video series is Simplicity #1401 (It's So Easy Bag with Contrast Lining).

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Time to CompleteIn an evening

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