Users' questions

How do you make a bag?

How do you make a bag?

  1. Step 1: Decide on the Size of Your Tote.
  2. Step 2: Figure Out How Much Fabric You Need.
  3. Step 3: Layout and Cut the Fabric.
  4. Step 4: Hem the Top Edge.
  5. Step 5: Attach Webbing Handles.
  6. Step 6: Put the Reinforcing Fabric on the Bottom.
  7. Step 7: Sew the Side Seams.
  8. Step 8: Sew the Bottom Shut.

How do you make a simple backpack?


  1. Cut the Bag Pieces. Cut two 15 x 18-inch pieces from the outer fabric, lining, interfacing, and batting.
  2. Make the Straps.
  3. Make the Pieces for Holding the Straps.
  4. Attach the Straps to the Back.
  5. Attach D-Rings to the Front.
  6. Sew the Main Backpack Pieces.
  7. Join the Outer Bag and Lining.
  8. Install Snaps.

What kind of bags can I sew for my kids?

Sew a toy bag, a bag for coloring pens and paper, or small purses for young girls. Back to school bags to sew for kids. All perfect bags that you can sew for kids of all ages. Find more at Wanderlust Duffle Bag sewing pattern.

What kind of purse can you make for kids?

Kids can sew this felt tote bag, then decorate it with more felt, buttons, or embroidery. Because it’s fast to make, it’s also an excellent project for handmade party favors or charity crafting. This fantastic drawstring bag designed by Giuseppe Ribaudo features the classic flying geese quilt motif, and you can wear it as a backpack.

Are there any purse patterns that are easy to make?

These cute purse patterns are easy and fun to sew and make great bags to carry wherever you are going! Take a look at each of these free bag patterns and pick one (or 3 to sew today)! You will love them.

Can you make a purse out of a bag?

This bag acts like a purse, but with some messenger bag styling. The zipper top folds down to create a flap, with straps attached near the fold. It’s a downloadable PDF pattern, with options to make it from solid fabric or patchwork.