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Methods to Sew an Autumn Flannel Tote Bag + Material Giveaway


Hey‌ ‌fellow‌ ‌makers,‌ 

It’s‌ ‌formally‌ ‌the‌ ‌fall‌ ‌season‌ ‌which‌ ‌means‌ ‌the‌ ‌colours‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌leaves‌ ‌on‌ ‌the‌ ‌bushes‌ ‌begin‌ ‌to‌ ‌change,‌ pumpkin‌ ‌spiced‌ ‌lattes‌ ‌are‌ ‌out,‌ ‌and‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌time‌ ‌to‌ ‌get‌ ‌these‌ ‌stitching‌ ‌machines‌ ‌operating‌ ‌with‌ ‌cozy‌ ‌autumn‌ ‌tasks!‌ ‌With‌ ‌the‌ ‌new‌ ‌substrate‌ ‌launch‌ ‌of‌ ‌Artwork‌ ‌Gallery‌ ‌Materials‌ ‌Flannel,‌ ‌I‌ ‌was‌ ‌so‌ ‌giddy‌ ‌to‌ ‌sew‌ ‌one thing‌ ‌distinctive‌ ‌with‌ ‌these‌ ‌materials.‌ 

If‌ ‌you‌ ‌haven’t‌ ‌felt‌ ‌AGF‌ ‌Flannel‌ ‌earlier than,‌ ‌belief‌ ‌me‌ ‌when‌ ‌I‌ ‌say‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌the‌ ‌greatest‌ ‌as a result of‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌‌100%‌ ‌cotton‌ and‌ ‌DOUBLE‌ ‌BRUSHED,‌ ‌which means‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌tremendous‌ ‌smooth‌ ‌on‌ ‌each‌ ‌sides‌ ‌and‌ ‌perfect‌ ‌for‌ ‌cool‌ ‌and‌ ‌transitioning‌ ‌months.‌ ‌After‌ ‌enjoying‌ ‌with‌ ‌these‌ ‌materials‌ ‌and‌ ‌noticing‌ ‌how‌ ‌straightforward‌ ‌it‌ ‌is‌ ‌to‌ ‌work‌ ‌with‌ ‌them,‌ ‌I‌ ‌couldn’t‌ ‌wait‌ ‌to‌ ‌begin‌ ‌creating‌ ‌tasks‌ ‌with‌ ‌them.‌  

Of‌ ‌course,‌ ‌I‌ ‌had‌ ‌to‌ ‌present‌ ‌my‌ ‌love‌ ‌to‌ ‌patchwork‌ ‌so‌ ‌I‌ ‌created‌ ‌this‌ ‌patchy‌ ‌tote‌ ‌bag‌ ‌‌utilizing‌‌ AGF‌ Flannels‌‌ ‌and‌ ‌mixing‌ ‌it‌ ‌up‌ ‌with‌ ‌our‌‌ ‌AGF‌ ‌Linen‌.‌

 

Observe‌ ‌alongside‌ ‌with‌ ‌me‌ ‌on‌ ‌how‌ ‌to‌ ‌create‌ ‌this‌ ‌enjoyable‌ and‌ ‌straightforward‌ ‌undertaking!‌

Material Necessities to Sew the Autumn Flannel Tote Bag

  • Material A  F-56302-1         1/2yd
  • Material B  FS-203              1/8yd
  • Material C  FS-200              1/4yd
  • Material D  FS-202              1/8yd
  • Material E  DEN-L-4000   3/4yd
  • Material F  FS-201               1/8yd

Further Supplies to Sew the Autumn Flannel Tote Bag

Reducing Directions:

  • One (1) 8 1/2’’ x 7 1/2’’ rectangle from material A.
  • One (1) 6 1/2’’ x 2 1/2’’ rectangle from material A.
  • One (1) 16 1/2’’ x 15 1/2’’ rectangle from material A (again of tote)
  • One (1) 10 1/2’’ x 2 1/2’’ rectangle from material B.
  • One (1) 6 1/2’’ x 3 1/2’’ rectangle from material C.
  • One (1) 16 1/2’’ x 5 1/2’’ rectangle from material C.
  • One (1) 8 1/2’’ x 3 1/2’’ rectangle from material D.
  • One (1) 5 1/2’’ x 3 1/2’’ rectangle from material E.
  • Two (2) 16 1/2’’ x 15 1/2’’ rectangle from material E (lining).
  • Two (2) 23’’ x 4’’ strips from material E (handles).
  • One (1) 5 1/2’’ x 3 1/2’’ rectangle from material F.

Steps to Sew the Autumn Flannel Tote Bag

Step 1:

Be a part of one (1) 8 1/2’’ x 7 1/2’’ piece from material A with one (1) 8 1/2’’ x 3 1/2’’ rectangle from material D.

 

Sew at a 1/4” seam allowance.

Step 2:

Be a part of one (1) 6 1/2’’ x 3 1/2’’ piece from material C with one (1) 6 1/2’’ x 2 1/2’’ rectangle from material A.

Step 3:

Be a part of one (1) 5 1/2’’ x 3 1/2’’ piece from material E with one (1) 5 1/2’’ x 3 1/2’’ rectangle from material E.

Now, be a part of each items collectively.

Step 4:

Take the primary assembled piece, one (1) 2 1/2” x 10 1/2” rectangle from material B, and the second assembled piece and be a part of them in a row.

Sew at a 1/4” seam allowance.

 

Step 5:

Be a part of one (1) 16 1/2” x 5 1/2” rectangle from material C on the underside a part of the assembled piece.

Step 6:

Place batting on the improper aspect of the piece and pin throughout. Quilt your piece.

I made a decision to do a diamond motif at a 3/8” distance and utilizing the Reverse Sample Foot #1D, I used to be capable of make an ideal sew line.

Step 7:

Now, take the back and front of the tote and place them proper sides going through and pin.

Sew all three sides at a 1/4’’ seam allowance.

Repeat the identical together with your lining piece, by inserting them proper sides collectively and stitching all three sides at a 1/4” seam allowance, leaving about 3” of opening.

Step 8:

To make the boxed corners, fold the nook to align your seams within the heart. Press the nook & seams with an iron.

Measure and mark alongside each side of the nook to your desired depth. On this instance, I used 1″ on all sides, which is able to give us a 2″ completed nook seam. Use a ruler to attach the 2 marks with a straight line.

Sew alongside the road you drew, again tacking each ends. Lower off the nook.

Flip your undertaking proper aspect out to kind your field nook. Repeat the identical course of for the liner.

Step 9:

Now, insert the tote inside the liner, proper sides going through collectively. Ensure that to line up the seams collectively and pin your tote.

Sew throughout the highest a part of the tote.  Take away the free-arm desk of your machine to stitch extra comfortably and be capable of rotate your tote.

Then, from the three” opening, flip your piece inside out and shut the opening by hand or machine sew.

Step 10:

To create your handles, comply with the directions on Step 6 in my Methods to Sew Again-to-school Pencil Rolls tutorial.

Fold the ends of the handles and place them in entrance of the tote, 3 1/2” distance from all sides and 6” other than every finish. Pin in place.

Sew a 1/2” rectangle as a way to connect the handles repeating the identical for the opposite finish. Sew the opposite deal with on the bottom of the tote.

Now you have got your self a phenomenal autumn flannel tote!

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