A Sewgirl pattern to make a stylish tote bag with a flap and twist-lock fastening. The pattern comes with full size templates on sturdy paper and an easy to follow step by step illustrated booklet showing you every step of the way to make this lovely tote bag.
The roomy bag is lined has an inner letterbox zipped pocket (or you can opt for a standard patch pocket if preferred), has a large box bottom base in a contrast fabric which is the same fabric as the handles. You can substitute the handles for cotton webbing if preferred. There is also an option to add side poppers or magnetic clasps to pleat the top edge to make it less open.
Suitable fabrics to make the HOXTON TOTE bag are cotton or cotton canvas for the outer fabric which is stabilised with fusible interfacing or fusible fleece (Vilene H640) or 1/4" bag foam. The base can be made in denim, canvas or PU pleather
For the bag finished dimensions and fabric requirements please see last picture.