If you have scraps and pretty leftovers you want to use up, this is the pattern for you and it's a useful tote as well. Just straight stitching and the prettiest finish.
This Vacation Tote, perfect for books, comes together in a couple of hours or less. So it's a Quicky Vacation Tote, a pattern you will return to again and again as I do.
Here is what you will need:
(1) Magnetic Snap
(1) 2” square of firm felt or stiff stabilizer (for snap) cut into 1” squares
(3) 2 ½” x WOF strips for binding and straps, they do not have to match.
Assorted patchwork squares (36) 3” squares or (56) 2 ½” squares.
(1) Fat Quarter for top bands and bottom of bag
(1) ½ yard for lining
20” x 36” piece of batting
Available as PDF download only.