Friday 5 June 2015

35 FREE Bag & Tote Tutorials

A girl can never have too many bags!!! So, to help you with your next bag making project, today I'm sharing thirty five awesome tutorials from the Bags & Totes collection, here at Threading My Way. Each tutorial contains step by step detailed instructions, with lots of photos, showing how you can make a bag for yourself.

35 FREE Bag & Tote Tutorials ~ Threading My Way

Big Books Library Bag Tutorial by Ros, from Sew Delicious

Wave Goodbye Tote Tutorial by Deanna, from Wedding Dress Blue

Embroidered Tweed Bag Tutorial by Vicky, from Vicky Myers Creations

The Three-Ten Tote Tutorial by Ren, from The Inspired Wren

Small Messenger Bag Tutorial by Aleah, from No Time To Sew

No Frills Extra Large Tote Tutorial by Pam, from Threading My Way

Burlap Purse with Shabby Rose ~ Tutorial by Nancy, from La Maison Reid

Expanding Nautical Tote Bag Pattern by Deby, from So Sew Easy

Summer Fun Tote Bag Pattern by Karen, from Sew Well Maide

PS I Love You Tote Tutorial by Tanya, from Craft Couture by TC

Tetris Tote Bag Tutorial by Julie, from Sum of their Stories

Summer Ruffle Purse Tutorial by Missy, from Missy's Homemaking Adventures

Zipper Top Tote Pattern & Tutorial by Deby, from So Sew Easy

Library Bag Tutorial & Pattern by Donna, from Once Upon a Sewing Machine

Quilted Tote Bag Tutorial by Rikka, from Ricochet and Away!

Market Tote Bag Tutorial by Deby, for Little House Living

Little Goldfish Tote Tutorial by Kristen, from Pritty Tings

Lined Canvas Tote Tutorial by Ren, from The Inspired Wren

Oversized Beach Tote Tutorial by Jane, from Maiden Jane

Turning Japanese Bag Pattern by Deby, from So Sew Easy

Laminated Messenger Bag by Cheryl, from Sew Can Do

The Perfect Purse Pattern & Tutorial by Emily, from Nap Time Creations

Ruffle Tote Tutorial by Marisa, from Passion et Couture

Library Bag Tutorial by Pam, from Threading My Way

Reversible 2 Coloured Tote by Esther, from Happy in Red

Tote Bag Tutorial by Fifi, from About Blogging Time

Shopping Bag Tutorial by Wen, from What's Mummy Up To

Shopping Bag Tutorial by Marisa, from Passion et Couture

Ruffled Tutu Ballet Bag Tutorial by Meg, from Meggipeg

Faux Leather Tote Bag Tutorial by Roopini, from Let's Make It Lovely

Kids Cat Bag Tutorial, from Wesens-Art

If that's not enough inspiration for you, check out the rest of the projects in the Bags and Totes Link Party. At last count, there were 559 fabulous bags and totes linked up to our ongoing link party. Such a wide variety of styles and so many creative ideas.

... Pam


  1. You can never have too many bags or bag patterns Pam! Great round-up

  2. Just in time for our beach season. More than a few will be great for beach bags and library bags will be needed for all the beach reading. Both things are on my list. This is a nice reminder with LOTS of ideas.

  3. I know it took forever to post this awesome, informative collection.

  4. Wow what a great collection of bags!!! Love the library tote bag and the messenger bag!!

  5. Great selection of bags :)

    Thanks for sharing at Creative Mondays

  6. Thank you for sharing my purse! I just pulled it out a few weeks ago to use this summer!

  7. Great collection Pam and very inspiring. Thanks for including some of my patterns too. You rock!

  8. Lovely round up, I always think bags make such a good gift too so you can definitely never have too many bag patterns!

  9. These are some great looking bags! I really like the PS I Love You Tote. Thanks for sharing at the Submarine Sunday Link Party!!

  10. Some great bag patterns, thanks for including one of mine:)


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