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How to Sew a Knitting or Crochet Project Bag

Knitters and crocheters consistently have a venture going and it’s useful to keep those undertakings in a simple to-tote pack, straight forward venture sack protects your work clean and keeping in mind .

The snaps at the top close the tote enough to keep things inside, yet they additionally make it conceivable to haul the yarn out as you work. You can even slip your hand through the tie and let the sack dangle from your wrist as you sew or stitch! that permitting you to take your most recent undertaking with you in a hurry.


1/4 yard print stitching cotton

1/4 yard material

1/2 yard strong stitching cotton

1-1/2 yards midweight fusible interfacing

2 sledge on snaps

Coordinating string



Iron and pressing board

Rotational shaper, cutting mat, and ruler


Sewing machine


Snap setting device (this generally accompanies the snaps)

Cut the fusible interfacing into pieces marginally bigger than the estimations beneath, at that point iron the pieces to the rear of the textures.

Utilizing a rotational shaper for exactness, cut out the accompanying pieces:

From Print Fabric (for outside top):

Cut two 12-1/2″ x 7-1/2″ square shapes.

From Linen (for outside base):

Cut two 12-1/2″ x 6-1/2″ square shapes.

Cut a 2-1/2″ square from the two base corners of each piece.

From Solid Fabric (for covering and tie):

Cut two 12-1/2″ x 13″ square shapes.

Cut a 2-1/2″ square from the two base corners of each piece.

Cut one 12-1/2″ x 2-1/2″ square shape.

With right sides together, sew the lash piece down the middle the long way with a ​1/4-inch crease recompense. Turn the cylinder right side out and press it level with the crease at one edge.

Topstitch the different sides 1/8″ from the edge. Put the lash in a safe spot.

To frame the boxed base, coordinate a side crease to the base crease so the open edges line up. The unsewn edges ought to be straight and opposite to the opened creases.

Stick and sew the boxed base with 1/4-inch crease stipends.

Join the top and base outside pieces together with right sides together and press the crease open. Rehash with the other top and base pieces.

Overlay the tie down the middle and spot it on an outside piece 1-1/2″ from the top. Position it so the parts of the bargains are by one another and adjusted at the edge of the texture.

Spot the second outside piece on top with right sides together, coordinating the creases. Sew the different sides and the base. For additional security, you might need to backstitch over the lashes.

Press the creases open. Sew the boxed base as you did the covering.

Turn the covering right side out and place it inside the external piece of the sack so the correct sides face one another. Pin around the highest point of the sack.

Sew the coating and external pack together around the top, leaving a 4-inch opening. Backstitch toward the start and end to make sure about the sewing.

Turn the sack right side out and iron it well, opening the top crease. Press the open crease remittance in so it lines up with the remainder of the crease. Topstitch around the highest point of the sack, sewing 1/8″ from the edge. This gives it a decent completion and shuts the opening.

Connect the snaps around 3/4″ from the top and 4″ in from each side. Adhere to the maker’s directions for introducing the snaps.