Why spend a fortune buying a tote bag when you can make your own!? In this pattern, you'll learn how to sew a gusset and add decorative straps. It's a great project for anyone looking to take their sewing to the next level and for experienced sewists. I provide some tips along the way - so you can add begin to master certain techniques (gussets and decorative straps). BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Sew a consistent 1/2" seam Sew a gusset SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 18" x 12"x 4"