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Decoratively Stitched Tote

The possibilities are almost endless!

Description

Have you ever asked yourself what you could do with all those decorative stitches on your machine?

Try personalizing a tote bag by embellishing plain fabric with a variety of stitch patterns. Use contrasting threads, mix different colors or create a tone-on-tone look.

Materials Needed

  • 1/2 yard solid cotton for tote bag center (cut into 12 strips measuring 4 1/2” x 8 1/2”)
  • 1/4 yard strip or print fabric (cut one 7” x 13 1/2”, cut two 2 1/2” x 13 1/2”, cut one 4” x 44”)
  • 1/2 yard lining fabric (cut 13 1/2” x 31”)
  • All-purpose thread for construction
  • 12 wt. or 30 wt. cotton thread for embellishment
  • Tear-away stabilizer 12 wt. or 30 wt. cotton thread for embellishment
  • Ruler and water soluble fabric marker
  • Hand sewing needle

 

 

Instructions

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Compatible Machines

  • 1+ | ONE PLUS™
  • 6199 | BRILLIANCE™
  • 9960 | QUANTUM STYLIST™
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