The Bailey Basic Tote is just that - a Beginner Basics Collection pattern with a center accent strip, padded interior pocket for a tablet, and a magnetic snap closure. Patricia took it up a notch using vinyl for the exterior, a flip-lock, a metal tag, square rings, and rivets. Read on for all the details.
You put a lot of time and money into making a bag. Whether a beginner or an expert, you want to have the best result. We've put in a lot of thought to making a pattern that is easy to follow, clear in instructions and photos, and helps you achieve the results you want. Free PDF of the article for your information.
We've added a new pattern to the Beginner Basics Collection. To make sure this Level One design is truly for the Beginner Bagmaker with sewing experience, our group of testers included beginners and proofreading experts (English teachers!). Check out their makes to get your creativity going!