Instructables: exploring - living - sewing - sew - bag - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:44:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Recycled Sail Canvas Gym Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Sail-Canvas-Gym-Bag/
Recycled Sail Canvas Gym Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HTPZ/HQCWGMO0/F89HTPZHQCWGMO0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HTPZ/HQCWGMO0/F89HTPZHQCWGMO0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HTPZ/HQCWGMO0/F89HTPZHQCWGMO0.SMALL.jpg geo526468 The following instructable details how to build your own gym/duffel bag.  The pattern is simple, and easy to make. I chose to create my gym bag because I had an old sail that I wanted to re-use the canvas from, and I was in need of a new gym bag for school. This is my second time creating a duffel ...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 12:23:44 PST
Upcycled Tshirt Market Bag (Easy and Super Low Sew!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Tshirt-Market-Bag-Easy-and-Super-Low-Sew/
Upcycled Tshirt Market Bag (Easy and Super Low Sew!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/NHIQ/HHS9T14H/F9INHIQHHS9T14H.SMALL.jpg purelily I have a pile of tees from various road races and have always said that I'll turn them into a tshirt quilt... but that may never happen, so I'm doing the next best thing and upcycling them into market bags to take to the farmer's market!  This is an easy project that's so low sew that you could even...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 06:04:24 PDT
Make a Backpack-style Bag for your Drum (with Matching Cushion) http://www.instructables.com/id/Djembe-Backpack-Bag-and-matching-Cushion/
Make a Backpack-style Bag for your Drum (with Matching Cushion) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/Q8ED/HAQ31LVP/FY3Q8EDHAQ31LVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/Q8ED/HAQ31LVP/FY3Q8EDHAQ31LVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/Q8ED/HAQ31LVP/FY3Q8EDHAQ31LVP.SMALL.jpg Lorddrake My mom has a Djembe and she wanted a way to transport it and keep it safe.  I did some shopping around for a bag, and decided that I could make her one as nice (if not better) than what was commercially available.  It doesn't matter if you are a Busker, Troubadour, Minstrel, or just want to bang on...
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Sun, 16 Dec 2012 21:40:59 PST
35mm Film Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/35mm-Film-Bag/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2011 14:34:41 PST
Sew Easy Fashion Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-Easy-Fashion-Backpack/
Sew Easy Fashion Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/TVY4/FI9DRHM6/FKDTVY4FI9DRHM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/TVY4/FI9DRHM6/FKDTVY4FI9DRHM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/TVY4/FI9DRHM6/FKDTVY4FI9DRHM6.SMALL.jpg Bitsi This one is for one of those little drawstring backpack bags that are so popular. But I've added a couple twists to bring it up a notch: 1) it's completely lined; and 2) there's a flap that you can embellish with buttons and stuff. Also, (as a personal challenge) this pattern does not require any ...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2008 10:08:32 PDT
Shag Bag From Recycled T-Shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/Shag-Bag-From-Recycled-T-Shirts/
Shag Bag From Recycled T-Shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/JVTQ/GD0R114T/FZ1JVTQGD0R114T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/JVTQ/GD0R114T/FZ1JVTQGD0R114T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/JVTQ/GD0R114T/FZ1JVTQGD0R114T.SMALL.jpg canida I made this shaggy shoulder bag for Very Interesting in the summer 2010 gift exchange.  She requested something made from reused old clothes.  I don't know her size (and since I was a last-minute fill-in for someone who had to drop out, I didn't have time to find out) so fitted clothing was out.  I...
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Tue, 31 Aug 2010 15:46:12 PDT
How to make a patchwork drawstring bag/hat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-patchwork-drawstring-baghat/
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Wed, 21 Jul 2010 22:43:24 PDT
How to make a 'Fab Bag' http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Fab-Bag/
How to make a 'Fab Bag' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/ZSNM/FYAJK9A0/FG7ZSNMFYAJK9A0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/ZSNM/FYAJK9A0/FG7ZSNMFYAJK9A0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/ZSNM/FYAJK9A0/FG7ZSNMFYAJK9A0.SMALL.jpg waspkid This is how to make a fabric lined bag 'Fab Bag' that can be used as a desk tidy for pens, pencils etc. or as a multi purpose bag. The bags can be made in any size, any fabric or can be knitted. They are fab as gifts. Materials and tools The materials and tools you will need are:Fabric for the ba...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2009 08:18:05 PDT
How to Sew a bag for Mothers Day http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-a-bag-for-Mothers-Day/
How to Sew a bag for Mothers Day - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/RRXC/FUI0WZPE/FOVRRXCFUI0WZPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/RRXC/FUI0WZPE/FOVRRXCFUI0WZPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/RRXC/FUI0WZPE/FOVRRXCFUI0WZPE.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name My mom got this really cool fabric a few years ago to make a bag and never got around to it. This year, I decided to finish it for her for mothers day and enter it in the mothers day sewing contest. My mom likes to carry everything and the kitchen sink with her in her purse so I knew it had to be ...
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Thu, 14 May 2009 01:29:17 PDT
Stylish black OLPC backpack bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-black-OLPC-backpack-bag/
Stylish black OLPC backpack bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/QF8D/FCTI5Q97/FBMQF8DFCTI5Q97.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/QF8D/FCTI5Q97/FBMQF8DFCTI5Q97.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/QF8D/FCTI5Q97/FBMQF8DFCTI5Q97.SMALL.jpg aliking Just because the OLPC laptop is bright green and ecofriendly doesn't mean that the bag has to be garish, or crocheted or made of hemp... This is actually a bag I made as an added bonus for my eBay auction of an OLPC laptop. I liked the result a lot, so I've made another one for myself and thought o...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2008 15:35:40 PST
A TOTE-ally easy way to help the Earth http://www.instructables.com/id/A-TOTE-ally-easy-way-to-help-the-Earth/
A TOTE-ally easy way to help the Earth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/XTHS/F2FRVA85/FZVXTHSF2FRVA85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/XTHS/F2FRVA85/FZVXTHSF2FRVA85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/XTHS/F2FRVA85/FZVXTHSF2FRVA85.SMALL.jpg LauPre I've got one, my friends have them, and I'm willing to bet you've got one, too.Oh, sure, we try to hide them. We stash them under our kitchen sink or in the back of a drawer.I'm speaking, of course, of the evil wad of plastic grocery bags (more than 500 billion of them are used every year worldwid...
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Wed, 6 Jun 2007 12:18:04 PDT