Lifestyle Tote Bag

An introduction to my newest bag design: The Lifestyle Tote

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire!  Today I am here to introduce my latest bag design, The Lifestyle Tote, in a new tutorial format that includes written instructions + accompanying video tips. The complete instructions are available for instant download in PDF format here: https://www.andreachapmandesigns.com/listing/623575948/new-sewspire-shortcut-sewing-pdf-pattern You can view the accompanying video tips for this style… Read More An introduction to my newest bag design: The Lifestyle Tote

Reusable Grocery Shopping Tote Bag

How to sew the Ultimate Reusable Grocery Shopping Tote Bag by Sewspire

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! Today I am here to show you how to sew The Ultimate Grocery Shopping Tote Bag. For this project you are going to precut the following fabric pieces: Handles: 5″ x 28″ (cut two and line with Pellon 809 Decor Bond) Body: 24″ x 40″ (cut two and line… Read More How to sew the Ultimate Reusable Grocery Shopping Tote Bag by Sewspire

2017

Episode 11: The Reveal

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! I am SO EXCITED to show you how this beautiful bag comes together. In this episode we are crafting the d-ring flap closure which will complete our Collaborative Patchwork Backpack. For this portion of the project you will need two pieces of quilt weight cotton which measure 12″ x… Read More Episode 11: The Reveal

2017

Episode 8: A custom fit

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! Our creative community has opted to include a padded laptop sleeve, small zippered pocket, 3-way divided slip pocket and a swivel key fob into the interior design of this fabulous bag. In today’s episode we are crafting the interior rear pocket panel of our collaborative patchwork backpack which includes… Read More Episode 8: A custom fit