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with Kristin Link
Online Class

Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch

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Looking for a quick, fun project that won't break the bank or tax your nerves? In this absolutely free class, the founder of the popular website Sew, Mama, Sew! guides you through the process of creating two handy and attractive bags. Even beginning sewer will feel at ease following Kristin Link's precise and simple directions – yet the finished product will look entirely professional. These cute and handy bags will garner praise when you carry them and raves when you gift them – if you can bear to give them away!


  • beginner
  • 6 episodes
  • 1h14m

Included in this Class

1. Welcome to Your FREE Mini-Class

1. Welcome to Your FREE Mini-Class

Learn how to use your free Craftsy mini-class!

2. Introduction

2. Introduction

Instructor Kristin Link of "Sew Mama, Sew!" introduces herself and shares an overview of the two gorgeous bags you'll make.

3. Reversible Tote Exterior

3. Reversible Tote Exterior

Make the outside pieces of this versatile bag, sew them together, box the bottom and make and attach the handles.

Recommended with this class

  • For the tote: Three coordinated fabrics for a total of 1.25 yards
  • For the pouch: Two fat quarters (18'' x 22''), a half yard of fusible interfacing, a 9'' zipper and gluestick
  • Matching thread
  • Sewing machine and standard sewing supplies