Grain Bag Tote 16 page tutorial

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Grain Bag Tote 16 page tutorial Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic sewing skills on basic sewing machine

Pattern Description:

This is a 16 page tutorial full of pictures and instructions how to make this lined grain bag tote, This one is the bottom tuck style tote, and is about 16" wide 12" tall sides and 4" deep. Grain bag outside layer, inside layer is the silver espresso bags from Starbucks.

Use any grain bag or coffee bags, or you can use textiles in cotton or other materials.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 16" wide 12" tall sides and 4" deep


  • One 25kg / 55 pound grain bag and two large silver coffee bags or other material for lining

You Will Also Need:

  • Thread to match or contrast with the grain bag of your choice ( I use quilting thread that is 100% mercerized cotton) Old jeans or similar material to cut into strip for inside core of handles Velcro, I prefer the sew-on type; however I show the stick on type in this tutorial.

About Designer

About Designer

MaggieCorner on

I enjoy giving a new life to items that have outlived their usefulness; such as feedbags and coffee bags upcycled into totes; make broom handles into looms then weave rags into rugs. I volunteer at several local organizations where I serve on committees, participate in projects, and teach. I have many hobbies but weaving became my obsession when I realized I could take a discarded broom or mop ...

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