The Wool + Wax Tote, is a beautiful, sleek, generous bag that will look great with anything and will keep your must-have essentials close at hand. The pattern is by Noodlehead Designs. The class will be taught by Shelley Taylor and is perfect for a beginner. NO ZIPPERS! The tote has a slip pocket inside and divided pockets on the front. You can use leather handles, fabric or cotton webbing. You will also learn how to install rivets on the front of the bag giving it a little bling. Rivets are optional and they will be provided in class at a nominal fee. (The pattern recommends using waxed canvas, this is totally optional) Pick up your pattern at Corn Wagon and start collecting your supplies.Approx. Finished Dimensions: 13” W, 15” H, 3” deep
Requirements based on 44”-wide fabric.
- 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 leather handles or cotton webbing, 28” long
- Optional: (3) 8-9 mm double cap rivets and setting tool
Recommended Fabrics: Waxed canvas for contrast bottom. Cotton or blended canvas, waxed canvas, denim, wool, twill, home dec for Exterior and Lining.
*If substituting regular canvas for contrast bottom, additional interfacing may be needed for desired structure (½ yard of byAnnie’s Soft and Stable recommended).
Additional supplies + tools: Polyester thread, chalk or water-soluble pen, cutting mat, ruler, rotary cutter, turning tool, size 14 or 16 denim