Fon's and Porter Tote Bag from their Magazine "Quilted Gifts" Nov./Dec. 2004 »
InstructionsBe prepared to go through several denim needles when you make this bag, you will be sewing some very thick layers. It is well worth the cost of the extra needles because these bags are great for everything! They have lots of pockets and the pattern shows two styles of bags for which you can use per-quilted fabric or quilt your own.
Type of item: Accessory
Style: Casual, Cute
Fabric, thread, several denim needles, cutting and sewing tools.
What was your inspiration?
My Mother made this bag and once I saw how handy it was, I knew I had to have one too!
What are you most proud of?
I have made many of these bags that I have given as gifts over the years and people just love them and still talk about them years after they have received them.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Make sure you use denim needles to sew this project.