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How to make a summer chevron tote bag

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Chevron patterns and fabrics are solid prints that have a wavy stripe of another color on them. These fabrics make great summer projects for outdoor items such as furniture, tote and beach bags.

The chevron tote bag makes a great added accessory to your summer style. Plus you can easily make one in a couple of hours and use it all summer long!

Creating a beautiful chevron tote to carry your summer belongings in and to keep your item protected on the beach or while camping is easy to do. The project takes approximately 3 to 5 hours to make and requires a little sewing experience.

First thing you need to do is select your fabric. When making a tote bag for the beach or to carry your summer items in be sure to select a durable fabric that wears well. A chevron print outdoor fabric is suggested for this project as it will work well for creating a large tote and comes in a variety of colors and chevron styles.

Another selection of wonderful chevron and striped outdoor fabrics are available here for you to decide what colors to make your new tote bag from. These fabrics make great tote bags especially for outdoor use.

Additional materials required are white lining fabric, silver grommets, rope trim for handles, a sewing machine and basic sewing supplies.

Follow the easy step-by-step instructions on how to assemble and sew the tote with the free pattern here.

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