Travel Laundry Bag DIY | Free Pattern
There is nothing worse when traveling then having to put your dirty clothes back in your suitcase filled with clean clothes. Something about it just does not seem right. That’s why we think this Travel Laundry Bag pattern is essential for your next trip.
Besides being functional, this pattern is absolutely adorable! The applique designs are whimsical with old world charm and the supply list is short.
TRAVEL LAUNDRY BAG DETAILS:
- easy to make
- drawstring closure
- can be made any size
WHAT YOU NEED TO MAKE THE LAUNDRY BAG:
- assorted scraps
- blender fabric
- 1 yard ribbon
- button/ribbon bow
- double sided fusible
- thread to match
The drawstring closure passes through a buttonhole. Now, we know that some of you may read this and say- No WAY!! I can’t make that. But we want to encourage you to try. Buttonholes are so much easier to make than you think. You machine will actually do all the work for you. Let’s take a look at this quick video and learn how.
Once you make one buttonhole, you will be excited to make more. This adorable travel laundry bag is the perfect beginner project. It covers many basic skills that will help you grow confidence at the machine.
We love the embellishments and think they add character to the bag. This simple project can be made over and over again and given as gifts. Just switch out your fabrics to make sure no two look the same. Wrap together with a few of these luggage tags for the perfect gift! Think kids heading off to college, engagement gift, and newlyweds.
CLICK HERE FOR THE TRAVEL LAUNDRY BAG PATTERN
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