The Market Totes pattern is designed by Holly Casey and is easy to make! Included are sturdy grocery bags and totes that fold flat for easy storage and are the same size as a regular paper grocery bag. Instructions have an interior pocket for bread, flowers or a bottle of wine and the finished size is 14"H x 12"W x 7"D.
Materials Needed: (Fabric requirements make 2 bags - If you use Home Decor you need fabric 54" wide and for quilting cotton fabrics the width is 42"- 44")
Bag exterior - 1 yard of Home Decor or 1 2/3 yard of quilting cotton fabric
Bag lining - 1 yard of Home Decor or 1 2/3 yard of cotton fabric
Pellong (22" wide, heavy or extra-heavy) - 1 yard for Home Decor fabrics or 2 3/4 yard for cotton fabric
Batting (optional for handle padding) - (4) 1" x 12" strips for Home Decor fabric or (4) 1" x 12" strips for cotton fabric