Create a reusable shopping bag to tote your goodies in style! The attached swivel latch will keep your keys and store rewards tag handy! Then embellish it with raw edge applique, using a vintage image from the Tim Holtz Eclectic Elements Correspondence collection, “Typo”! We added initials from the print, to personalize it.
Skill level: Advanced Beginner
Crafting time: Evening
Coats Dual Duty XP All-purpose thread, to match
Coats Eclectic Elements Craft thread 6 wt. 00M1, 2250
Coats Eclectic Elements Cotton 30 wt. thread 00M3, 8030
Tim Holtz Eclectic Elements Swivel Latch F25L018 Antique Brass
Fabric A Correspondence- Tailored PWTH055.8BLUE 1 yard (.91m)
Fabric B Correspondence-Symmetrical PWTH053.8REDX 2/3 yard (.61m)
Fabric C Correspondence -Typo PWTH044.8NEUT ¾ yard (.69m)
Medium weight fusible interfacing 3/8 yard (.34m)
About the Author
Lynn is Director of Consumer Services with Coats & Clark.