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

Retro Zippered Tote Bag

How to sew a retro zippered tote bag with removable purse organizer

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! Today I am here to show you how to sew this fabulous retro zippered tote bag with removable organizer. For this project you will need to precut the following fabric pieces: Tote Bag: Top Panel, cut two 18″ x 9″ rectangles Base Panel, cut two 18″ x 10″ rectangles… Read More How to sew a retro zippered tote bag with removable purse organizer

Drawstring Summer Tote Bag

How to sew a drawstring tote bag that is perfect for summer living

Welcome back to Sewspire!  Today, we are sewing a beautiful drawstring tote bag that is perfect for summer living. For this project you will need approximately 2 yards of material. I prefer to use home dec fabrics or heavier linen blends for this particular style of bag. I hope you enjoy the project and will… Read More How to sew a drawstring tote bag that is perfect for summer living