JUST RIGHT TOTE, Easy to sew handbag

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JUST RIGHT TOTE, Easy to sew handbag Pattern


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JUST RIGHT TOTE, Easy to sew handbag duck fabric used
JUST RIGHT TOTE, Easy to sew handbag decorator fabrics used
JUST RIGHT TOTE, Easy to sew handbag Cotton fabric, Decorations added.

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Girls



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • sewing straight seams
  • topstitching
  • ironing on fusible interfacing to back of fabric
  • reading

Pattern Description:

SEWING PATTERN TO MAKE: Easy, Fully Lined - JUST RIGHT TOTE This tote is just the right size, with optional pockets! Easy to follow simple, flat construction method. Lots of photos and drawings with clearly written step by step listed instructions; and pattern pieces to cut out and pin onto fabric to cut. This has all straight seams. Anyone who has some basic sewing skills should be able read and follow this pattern. Intermediate

Skills: Top-Stitching Creating handles & pockets Fusing interfacing Creating box bottom Measures 14 inches wide, 10 inches tall, 5 inches across the bottom.

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* By purchasing this pdf pattern, you are agreeing to not sell this pattern, distribute it for free, make copies, or in any way imply that you are the author/designer. You have my permission to print it for yourself. Not permission to email to others or make copies for others. You have my permission to make up and sell your finished items.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • includes instruction to make a taller
  • 10 inches wide, 10 inches tall, 5 inches across bottom


  • fabric
  • fusible interfacing, stiff
  • thread

You Will Also Need:

  • scissors
  • pins
  • sewing machine & needle

Pattern Reviews

Pattern Reviews

Average Review (of 1 review)
jeannemarie62 on craftsy.com

Average Fun!  February 18, 2013

Love the tote but the pictures on the pattern were a bit confusing because of the inconsistency of fabric used. It would be much better if the same fabrics were used throughout and then if those fabrics were in more contrasting colors

About Designer

About Designer

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ME, Barbara Edmondson - FROM STUDENT TO TEACHER:
I love sewing. I've been sewing since I was 10 years old. That was about 40 some years ago. I've taught sewing for 5 years and my business did very well. I was teaching classes 3-4 weekdays every week, 2-3 classes each day. Classes have 1-3 students.
I've taught many different types of people, and see how they think and learn. I want ...

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