The Round Robin Edition 20 – Summer Bags

Welcome to The Round Robin Edition 20 – Summer Bags.

happy monday….

in the sewing room…

This past week I thought I’d give a try at EPP again… the little class for the Modern Quilt Guild SLC went well, and while I was looking around- I found that Jodi from Tales of Cloth is doing a flower quilt along.  So, while doing a little visiting to the daughter near Zions, and doing some hiking, horse riding and just loving the outdoors- I took along a few hexagons that were ready to stitch. I have quite a few left to do, but making progress! You can find more about the Kingfisher sew along here.

today’s topic…  summer bags

What is the handiest thing around when you are heading to the beach? How about your beach bags and totes!

That’s right- It’s about that time of year when we are all getting ready to head out to the beach or pool or wherev er your favorite spot is and we definitly need something to haul everything around.

Don’t you find that it’s a little bit like going on an over nighter?

I usually find myself packing way too much stuff….and never really need it all.  Do you do that? Coming up with the perfect beach bag and tote though is pretty tricky.

Depending on really what your activity and style is- the totes could be totally different. We are heading off to a few camping spots this year that are near water, and guess what I am taking– that’s right my newest beach bag.

tote bag pattern / patchwork posse

sew it…

This bag is mongo…. and will fit a few beach towels along with whatever else you have! It’s made using leftover orphan quilt blocks, but you can use a full piece of fabric if you’d like as well.

Sew up the beach bag here.

something fun…

11+ beach bag tutorials…   click here to read more.

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Bag using a towel…  click here to read more

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Beach tote bag…. click here to read more

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Summer time tote… click here to read more

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Mesh beach bag…. click here to read more

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quilty chit chat…

There have been a few fun projects posted in the Quilting 101 fb group.

 The Three’s Company – your blocks are flying in and they are sooo wonderful to see! Are you sewing along?

Join the group for free here.

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