Knit Stitch

Tote Bag, Beginner Sewing Class

  • Cost: $45.00 plus HST
  • Teacher: Suzanne French
  • Dates: Tuesday November 6 from 6:00pm to 8:30pm

In this beginner class you’ll learn sewing basics and make a simple, beautiful tote bag that can highlight a favourite fabric.

You’ll learn how to thread a sewing machine and wind a bobbin, how to cut out a simple pattern, sew seams, a simple box corner and top stitching.

The tote measures approximately 18″ width x 12″ height (with straps approx 23″) x 7″ gusset.

Sewing machines are supplied, but please bring your own sewing kit of thread to match your fabric, fabric scissors, pins, seam ripper, tailors chalk or fabric marking pen.

Students will receive a 15% discount on class materials purchased at Knit Stitch.

  • Skill Level: Confident Beginner
  • Materials Required: You'll need .75m of main fabric and .5m of lining and coordinating thread.