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Tote with side loops

Tote with side loops

Everyone has at least one ordinary tote bag at home as they are without a doubt the most useful bags. This stunning bag is just a plain tote bag with added loops at each side to give it a more interesting shape. Polka dot fabric […]

Organza tote bag

Organza tote bag

A combination of appliqué, embroidery and beadwork is used \ to create the design on this delicate little bag. It is made from contrasting shades of silk organza and the bag constructed with French seams so that there are no raw edges inside. This bag […]

Duffle Bag

Duffle Bag

Duffle bags are ideal when you are using public transport as you can have your hands free to hold on! They are also great if you have things to carry and need to hold on to young children or push a pram. This bag has […]

Velvet Evening Bag

Velvet Evening Bag

Crushed velour has a gorgeous, opulent quality that is ideal for making an evening bag and because it is for the evening, it is worth going over the top with the embellishments. Ostrich feather trim and beautiful bead fringing are added to make this a […]

Dolly Bag

Dolly Bag

A dolly or Dorothy bag is a traditional style that was originally used by bridesmaids to carry confetti, flower petals or rice for throwing over the happy couple. Made in white or cream silk with matching pearls, this dolly bag is the ideal accessory for […]

Beaded Shopper

Beaded Shopper

Dye techniques such as tie-dye and batik can produce gorgeous patterns on simple cotton bags that can then be further embellished with embroidery and beads. The product used for this bag is called Easy Batik it has a similar effect to hot wax but is […]

Holdall

Holdall

Fabric paints are a quick way to decorate a simple dyed bag. There are lots of different types of paint such as gloss, pearl and metallic that can be painted, stamped or applied using a nozzle, as shown here. Materials Ready-made holdall Tin of cold-water […]

Mini Tote Bag

Mini Tote Bag

Give plain bags a personal touch with simple embellishments such as buttons, brooches or fabric motifs. You can buy ready-made bags in plain fabrics such as denim or various types of cotton fabric in white or cream. Materials Ready-made tote bag Tin of cold-water Dylan […]