Online Class

Colorful Patchwork Bags & Baskets


Learn timesaving techniques to make patchwork bags and baskets of almost any size!

Skill Level


What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including patterns
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Caroline Fairbanks-Critchfield
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Once you learn how to make these bags, you won't want to stop. Popular SewCanShe blogger Caroline Fairbanks-Critchfield shares quick and easy techniques that can be used to stitch any size of bag or pouch you wish. These beauties make sought-after gifts, and because they're so simple to make, you won't mind whipping one up for everyone in your life!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Project Planning
Meet Caroline Fairbanks-Critchfield and learn about the three projects you'll make during class. You'll see how each is customizable, then discover how to create and use gridded interfacing. You'll also get tips for laying out your selected fabric.
2. Easy Patchwork Pieces
3. Patchwork Basket
4. Custom Tote Sides
5. Bag Handles & Snaps
6. Finishing Your Pleated Zipper Pouch

Taught by

Caroline Fairbanks-Critchfield
Caroline Fairbanks-Critchfield
Caroline Fairbanks-Critchfield is one of the bloggers behind SewCanShe and the co-author of Just For You: Selfish Sewing Projects from your Favorite Sew Can She Bloggers. Her work is also featured in publications such as Stitch Magazine, Quiltmania and One Yard Wonders.
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