Free Bag Patterns
Do you love the look of a patchwork tote but don't want to take the time to piece one? Use a preprinted panel instead! This tote is a terrific take-along to a sewing retreat or knitting get-together.
Combine tropical prints for a vacation bag that easily stores travel essentials.
Combine precut fabrics into strip sets and fashion a tote in a flash.
Back & Forth
The only trouble you'll have with this fun-to-sew, reversible, tie-closure bag is deciding which way to wear it.
Mini Log Cabin Bag
You can create this scrappy Log Cabin tote from 5" squares in a weekend's time!
Combine fat quarters to make a functional and stylish market bag.
This simple bag cleverly incorporates six outer pockets for everyday necessities. The sew-simple trick is that the pockets are formed when the straps are sewn on the bag pieces.
Use double-face prequilted fabric to make two bags, which give you the option of carrying a lot or just a little.
Color Block Totes
Start with an ombré fabric to make this quick-and-easy tote bag.
Boxed Bag Corners
Ever wondered how to make a bag stand up on its own? The secret is boxed bag corners!
Sew and flip fabric strips to a muslin foundation for an eclectic bag with a decidedly feminine flair.
Sew & Stow
With no batting, these small shopping totes are easy to roll up and go.
This easy-to-sew tote makes shopping even more fun. Change fabrics for a seasonal look, or choose prints in colors to showcase team spirit.
The secret to this striking but simple bag is the fabric choice-an eye-popping print for the body complements a colorful small-scale print for the border.
A smart bag with a removable contents pouch makes switching bags as simple as changing outfits.
Log Cabin Tote Bag
Scrappy strips make two mirror-image Log Cabin blocks on each side of this bag.
Bags, Pillows, and Pincushions
Quilters who finish more make more. And for quilters who love to decorate their homes, these small projects fill that desire perfectly. This magazine features an array of 20+ new and favorite patterns. The hardest part will be deciding which one to make first!
Sunny Beach Tote
This sturdy tote is great for carrying to the beach or out for a day of shopping. The traditional Cathedral Window pattern with a modern twist showcases a contrasting fabric in the "window."
These bags are so stylish and quick to assemble, you'll want to make them in all your favorite fabric lines.
This bag has great details-an exterior pocket, drawstring closure, and adjustable straps-that add style and function.
Striking Stripes Purse
Add some pizzazz to your wardrobe with a trendy bright purse composed of a multicolor stripe that stands out against a black-and-white print binding. The fabric-covered button and adjustable strap make the purse both stylish and functional.
Lazy Days Tote
Four-Patch blocks and triangle-squares team up to make up this fun quilted tote.
These strippy totes are simple enough to make in one afternoon. Whip up a bunch for your family and friends for the holidays or make multiples to match your different outfits.
Peekaboo Chevron Tote
Display one of the hottest trends-chevrons- with a little sneak peek of the print in a pleat. Classic black-and-tan prints combine beautifully for an elegant bag with a little spunk.
Bright Chevron Bag
Grab two of your two favorite fabrics to make a fabulous summer bag.
Floral Strips Bag
Sew fabric strips to a muslin foundation to create a simple, yet stylish bag.
Pieced Polka Dot Pouch
Piece a variety of polka dot fabrics into a patchwork pouch.
Easiest Tote Bag
Make this stylish tote bag using easy techniques.
Pieced Sewing Wristlet
Create a patchwork pouch that showcases a 2"-wide fussy-cut strip and a gingham ribbon handle.
Sew a reversible handbag using bright, graphic fabrics.
Stitch up a take-along bag that's the perfect size for a day full of fun.
Sew Easy Purse
All it takes to make this fun and easy bag is two fat quarters for the body and two fat quarters for the lining.
Reusable Market Bag
Start this in the morning, and by afternoon you'll have a cloth tote for the farmer's market or grocery store.
Whip up a trendy paisley print shoulder bag in a snap for carrying work or taking essentials on a spur-of-the-moment trip.
Canvas Tote Bag
For a durable and stylish tote, pair cotton canvas with a classic black print.
Make a great back-to-school gift: Sew a handmade tote bag using fun fabrics and a bit of rope. Stitch a bunch of these small backpacks to complement a special outfit or to celebrate school colors.