Wax and Wool Tote Bag by Noodlehead Workshop


Beginners Welcome

Use recycled Wool Fabric

Bring your own sewing machine if desired

A classic and sophisticated tote featuring a structured bottom. This simple and elegant tote will look great with anything and will keep your must-have essentials close at hand. A divided front pocket is perfect for stashing keys and a phone. Don't let the name fool you, this tote is great in all types of fabrics!

Supplies needed:

3/4 yard exterior fabric*
1 yard lining fabric (non-directional)
1/2 yard contrast bottom fabric*
2 1/4 yards fusible woven interfacing (Pellon SF101 20" wide)
(2) 1"-wide l handles of cotton webbing, 28" long
Basic Sewing kit- thread, pins, scissors, marking pen and seam ripper
A copy of Everyday Essential pattern booklet (we will be teaching all three of these patterns in upcoming classes!)
Optional: (3) 8-9 mm double cap rivets and setting tool
You may bring your sewing machine.

*Recommended Fabrics: Canvas weight, cork or waxed canvas for contrast bottom. Cotton or blended canvas, waxed canvas, denim, wool, twill, home dec for Exterior and cotton or canvas blend for lining.
*If substituting regular canvas for contrast bottom fabric, additional interfacing may be needed for desired structure (½ yard of byAnnie's Soft and Stable recommended).