Fabric Bins

Bins, boxes, and baskets all make for great storage. Who doesn’t need to add a bit more organization to their crafty chaos?

Fabric Bins Tutorial in 3 sizes

What makes this fabric bin tutorial special is the option for using directional fabric. Quilting cotton comes in such a variety of prints, and no one needs an adorable graphic upside down.

Nesting fabric bins

A nesting bin set makes the perfect gift for a baby shower or hostess. Pick the perfect size to fit on a shelf or under a bed. Store anything from craft supplies to toys, or undergarments.

Fabric basket with contrast cuff

Fabric bins are a fantastic way to practice making mitered corners. If mitered corners are new to you, you’ll want to check out this quick video.

Fabric Bin Details

Finished Dimensions: 

  • Small: 5 x 6 in. base
  • Medium: 6 x 7 in. base
  • Large: 7 x 8 in. base
  • All bins measure 8 in. tall before folding down.


  • 3 outer fabrics
  • 3 lining fabrics
  • fusible Pellon®, Décor Bond 809 
  • basic sewing supplies

There are really so many different ways to use these fabric bins and we can’t wait to see what creative ways you dream up. Click below for the complete instructions.

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