This quick and easy tote is a cinch to make using a charm pack. There are plenty of 5″ charm squares in one pack to make three totes, so make one for yourself and two for friends.
As an added plus, you can easily adjust the size of your totes by adding or deleting charms (although large totes might require a second charm pack if you’re making three).
The pattern, by Jenny Doan, is a fun way to showcase your favorite new fabric line, simply by purchasing a charm pack. Nice!
In the following video Jenny shows how the bags go together. That may be all you need to make one of these handy totes. If you prefer written instructions there is a pattern available (linked to below).
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The finished totes, as shown, measure 10 1/2″ x 11″ x 3″. There are instructions in the pattern for an optional interior pocket and a button and loop closure.
A free pattern is available although the dimensions are slightly different.
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