How toMarket Bag Sew Along
12 steps
What you’ll need
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Market Bag Pattern
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1 1/4 Yards
Cone Indigo Denim
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Sewing Machine
Thread
Cut out fabric: We like to “sandwich” the fabric between paper and the pattern.
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Finished cut pieces are ready for sewing!
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Sew Straps: Fold straps in half and turn under seams 1/2”, iron if needed
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Topstitch Straps 1/8” on both sides
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Sew sides of bag 1/2” seam allowance and zig zag or overlock raw edges
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Optional: Topstitch side seams with an edge stitch
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Fold bottom & sides to meet and pin
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Sew bottom & sides with 1/2” seam allowance. Zig zag or overlock raw edges
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Fold hem 3” & 1/2” for a clean finished hem. Insert straps 1/2” inside hem 4” from side seam
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Edge stitch hem
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Fold straps up towards outside of bag. “X” topstitch” straps for reinforcement
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Make your own Market Bags and show your style while doing your part to be sustainable
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