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Shopping bag made of fabric leftovers

  • Fabric remnants in two different colors
  • Sewing machine and matching yarn
  • scissors
  • pins
  • tape measure

1. Cut 2 strips of fabric 55 x 22 cm.

2. Sew both strips together along the side with 1 cm seam allowance.

3. For the upper edge of the bag, beat one long side 2 cm inwards and smoothen the edge.

5. Merging fabric into a bag right to right. Sew lower edge and side seam together with 1 cm seam allowance.

6. Turn the bag.

7. Cut Henkel 4 60 x 5 cm strips each.

8. Fold in the long sides of the strips and stitch together two strips with a decorative stitch to form a handle.

9. Pin the two handles on the inside of the bag and sew on.