Halloween is just around the corner, and what better way to get into the spooky spirit than by crafting your own pumpkin tote bag? This DIY project is not only adorable but also eco-friendly and reusable year after year. Whether you’re planning to fill it with candy or just flaunt it as an accessory, this tote is sure to catch eyes and fetch compliments!
Materials You’ll Need:
- Orange Cotton Fabric (Half Metre)
- A4 Sheet of Black Felt
- Fabric Glue
- Sharp Scissors
- Vibrant Orange Thread
- Trusty Sewing Machine
- PDF Template – Click Here
- Begin with Basics: First, cut out 2 rectangles from the orange cotton fabric, each measuring 7” x 6.5”.
- Craft the Handle: Next, cut 2 strips, each being 13” x 2”. Iron them smooth and sew each handle onto the inside of each fabric square.
- Template Time: Download and print our handy PDF template. Place it onto your black felt sheet and trace it. Once done, cut out the traced pumpkin face design.
- Sew it All Together: Sew both the orange fabric squares together, ensuring the handles are firmly attached and facing outward.
- Final Touch: Use the fabric glue to adhere the felt pumpkin face onto your tote bag, pressing firmly to ensure it’s well-stuck.
Voilà! You now have a festive pumpkin tote bag, perfect for Halloween festivities. If you’re a visual learner, we have a step-by-step tutorial on YouTube. Click here to watch and follow along!