By Judi Madsen
You will love my new Tote pattern. This can be used for anything! Diaper bag, school carrier bag - it will even hold your laptop. This new pattern is so fun - easy machine applique and strip piecing are involved. Be sure to make yours!
Roughly 12 x 18 x 5
#1- (Tote) 8 different prints at 1/4 yard each, or use a Jelly Roll or Honey Bun - you need 40 strips at 1½ inches long.
#2- Trim, large applique: 2/3 yard
#3- Inside lining, small applique: 1¼ yards
#4- Large inside pockets: 1/4 yard
#5- Small inside pockets: 1/4 yard
#6- Batting: 1¼ yards low loft batting
#7- Muslin (backing for quilted strip fabric): 1¼ yards
#8- 1 Tote magnetic closure