Shopping Cart
The Greater Boston Yarn Crawl is Happening! 9/30-10/3

Maker's Tote Pattern

$ 10.00


This carry-all tote is for the makers, the creatives, and the go-getters. It’s my spin on a classic doctor’s bag, but designed with handy on-the-go storage in mind. Perfect for kids and adults alike, this tote will be sure to keep whatever you need close at hand and organized. 

Special Features

  • 2 sizes!
  • Zippered back pocket
  • Top zipper closure (optional)
  • interior pockets
  • Great for portable craft supply storage!

Skill Level: Intermediate

Finished Dimensions:  16” W, 13” H, 7 ½” deep (12” W, 10”H, 6” deep - Small)

Recommended FabricsCotton Canvas, cotton/linen canvas, denim, twill, home dec or quilting cotton for exterior. Quilting cotton for lining and pockets.

Materials Needd
+ Requirements based on 44” wide fabric. FQ=Fat Quarter=18" x 22" ( ) = indicate requirements for small size tote
  • Exterior fabric, 5/8 yard (1/2 yard)
  • Lining fabric, 1 1/4 yards (1 yard)
  • Pocket fabric, 1 1/4 yards (1 yard)
  • Accent fabric (includes binding and handles, 1/2 yard)
  • Fusible Woven Interfacing (20"-wide), 1 1/2 yards
  • Fusible Mid-weight Interfacing (44"-wide), 1 yard
  • ByAnnie’s Soft and Stable (or Pellon FlexFoam -20” wide),  1/2 yard or 1 yard of Pellon
  • 18” separating “Jacket” zipper (14” for small)***
  • 10" non-separating zipper for tote back (7" for small)
Additional Supplies
*** = can substitute 2-3 additional sets of snaps if not installing zipper

Thread

  • water-soluble pen
  • cutting mat
  • ruler
  • rotary cutter
  • turning tool
  • (2) 1/4” x 5” strips of leather/ribbon for zipper pull(s)
  • denim needle
  • (1) size 24 pronged metal snap set
  • nap setting tool
  • binder clips
  • pinking shears
  • washable fabric glue stick
  • 25mm bias tape maker
  • ¼”-wide fusible web tape

More Noodlehead
More Sewing Patterns