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My name is Helen Newton and I am based in Cheshire in the UK. Fabric is my passion and I love to create beautiful yet practical items from designer and vintage fabrics. Lilly*Blossom was formed in ...

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Reversible Dish Towel Tote

from Lilly*Blossom
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Reversible Dish Towel Tote
Reversible Dish Towel Tote
Reversible Dish Towel Tote
Reversible Dish Towel Tote
Reversible Dish Towel Tote
Reversible Dish Towel Tote

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Stitch straight seams on a sewing machine.

Pattern Description:

If you enjoy sewing why not try making your own Lilly*Blossom Dish Towel (Tea Towel) Reversible Tote Bag using my easy to follow, fully illustrated PDF sewing pattern.

This 11 page PDF pattern shows how to make you very own Dish Towel Tote using 2 coordinating dish cloths (or tea towels as we call them here in the UK) with step-by-step instructions and lots of close up photographs to help you complete your project.

The sewing pattern is classed as 'beginners' suitable for anyone who has experience of using a sewing machine & following very simple sewing patterns.

Instructions are given in both centimetres and inches to suit both US and European buyers.

This tote is the perfect size for your everyday essentials; mobile, sunglasses, magazine, book and lunch! Use it every day for shopping, lunch in the park or days on the beach.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • the bag ends up approximately the size of a dish towel folded in half!


  • Two dish towels (tea towels as we call then in the UK!)
  • Some cotton webbing for handles (1.3m)

You Will Also Need:

  • basic sewing equipment, sewing machine, pins, scissors and iron

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