Free Sewing Patterns, for Bags, Purses, Clutches, Totes and More

Free Patterns Make Your Possibilities Endless!

Having free sewing patterns to make all kinds of bags at your fingertips makes it possible to have a bag for every need... but brace yourself for requests from friends when they see how wonderful your bags are!

  • 01 of 07
    Stylish, Durable Tote Bags Made with this Free Patterns
    Stylish, Durable Tote Bags Made with this Free Patterns. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to
    This library of free tote bag patterns will guide you to a vast assortment for a variety of tote bags to meet a variety of possible tote bag needs. Start with a super simple tote bag and advance to the wide variety of possibility for fashionable tote bags.
    Experiment with combining fabrics, using embellishments and seam additions to create unique bags. Make the same bag over and over again using different fabrics. Learn the aspects of more than one bag and use the same techniques on other bags....MORE Since you are making the bag to meet your needs, the possibilities are endless!
  • 02 of 07
    Free Patterns to sew a place mat tote bag
    Placemat Tote Bag. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to

    Placemats are a wonderful "fabric" to create pocketbooks and tote bags. You'll be amazed at just how many bags can be made with different types of placemats. Browse and find yourself having a whole new passion for buying placemats. You'll be amazed just how many placemats lend them self to bag making once you start looking for placemats to make bags!

  • 03 of 07
    Sew Your Own Pocketbook
    Sew Your Own Pocketbook. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to
    Designer handbags can break the bank! Being able to sew, allows you to have a purse to match each and every outfit you own. The free patterns keep sewing your own pocketbooks a much more economical option that buying designer handbags! Add pockets and details to meet your needs not the needs a manufacturer thinks you should have! Make the same bag in different fabrics. Add embellishments... what ever YOU want since your making the bag and it's YOUR bag!
  • 04 of 07
    Free Instructions to Sew a Simple Log Carrier
    Simple Log Carrier. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to
    Bags are used everyday... in one form or another. The most economical way to have the perfect bag for every need is to make the bag yourself. These free patterns for bags, carriers and more will meet your needs and maybe even take care of needs you didn't know you had!
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  • 05 of 07
    A Gym Bag with Interior Water Battle and Sneaker Pockets
    A Gym Bag with Interior Water Battle and Sneaker Pockets. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to
    When you travel and your bag ends up in a pile with other bags, it can be difficult to pick out your own bag.... not the case if you make your own bags... and you end up with a bag to meet every possible need.
  • 06 of 07
    Collection of Fabric Drawstring Gift Bags. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to

    Prevent the waste of paper gift wrapping by making re-usable gift bags from fabric. All of the sizes for the most popular gift boxes are provided. Once you make a couple of these bags you will easily be able to alter the measurements to meet any of your gift giving needs. The best part is you'll see the bags used again and again, year after year... so make sure you preshrink the fabric before you make the gift bag

  • 07 of 07
    Completed Fabric Checkbook Cover
    Completed Fabric Checkbook Cover. Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to
    Sew your own wallets, cell phone cases, MP3 holders and more with these free sewing patterns. Make more than one in every color or fabric you could possibly want. Make personalized gift wallets and accessories for your friends. They'll love that you think enough of them to take your time to make them a special gift! Imagine how a personalized embroidery will make a wallet even more special.