30 Totes and Bags to Sew

30 Totes & Bags to Sew: Quick & Easy Bags for all Occasions


by Helen Angharad Henley

A book of 30 bag designs ranging from the fun to the functional. The book has a hardback spiral binding for ease of use, allowing it to be opened out flat as you work. Full-sized pattern pieces are included in an envelope at the front of the book.

144 pages with colour step-by-step photography.

published in 2014 by Search Press Ltd.

ISBN 978-1-78221-096-2

See below for full table of contents

signed copies available on request

13 in stock

Product Description

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • How to Use the Patterns in this Book
  • Tools and Materials
  • Seam Finishes

The Simple Tote

  • Simple tote bag
  • Stencilled tote
  • Reversible tote bag
  • Reverse-applique tote
  • Patchwork tote
  • Hand-pieced patchwork tote
  • Flower corsage handbag

A Tote for all Occasions

  • Oilcloth car caddy
  • Knitter’s workbasket
  • Linen basket
  • Hanging organizer
  • Hanging toiletries tote
  • Changing bag
  • Reusable shopper with pouch
  • Beach bag

The Handbag Tote

  • Leather-handled handbag
  • Velveteen evening bag
  • Multi-pocket tote
  • Slouchy shoulder bag
  • Pleated bag with leather handles
  • About-town tote
  • Bridesmaid’s bag

Children’s Totes

  • Little artist’s tote
  • Ziparound correspondence case
  • Teddy bed tote
  • Toy bucket
  • Insulated lunch basket
  • Library book bag
  • Original artwork gift bags