DIY camo tote bag

Today’s handcrafted goods is “camo tote bag".

camo tote bag

Materials

Outer body fabrics, 16cm by 34cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

outer fabrics
attach interfacing

Bottom patch fabrics, 8cm by 34cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included, attach interfacing)

bottom patch fabrics

Inner body fabrics, 21.5cm by 33.5cm are 2 pieces. (Seam allowances are included)

inner fabrics

Handles, 2.5cm by 56cm. 2 pieces.

handles

Make outer fabrics

1. Put a masking tapes on outer fabric.

put a masking tapes on outer fabric

2. Place the handle on the edge of masking tape. Then sew.

sew the handle

3. Sew the outer fabric and bottom patch with right side together.

sew the outer fabric and bottom patch

4. Fold the bottom patch, and iron. Then stitch the edge.

stitch

5. Other fabrics, do the same way.

other fabrics do the same way

Make bag body (outer)

1. Lay the outer fabrics with right side, and sew the side and bottom.

sew the side and bottom

2. Cut off extra cloth, and press seam allowances open. Then make gusset, and sew.

cut off extra cloth
press seam allowances open
sew the gusset

3. Cut the extra seam allowances (2.5cm).

cut the extra seam allowances

Make bag body (inner)

1. Lay the inner fabrics with right side, and sew the side and bottom.

sew the side and bottom

2. Cut off extra cloth, and press seam allowances open. Then make gussets, and sew.

cut off extra cloth
press seam allowances open
sew the gussets

3. Cut the extra seam allowances (2.5cm).

cut the extra seam allowances

Make the tote

1. Insert the inner bag into the outer bag, with right side together. Then sew around. (Leaving 7cm open for turning.)

sew around

2. Press seam allowances open, and turn inside out.

press seam allowances open
turn inside out

3. Iron and stitch the edge of bag mouth.

iron
stitch

4. Reinforce the base of handles with stitch, and iron. It’s done.

reinforce
camo tote bag

Making movie is the following.

How to sew the tote bag with camouflage pattern – YouTube