As a gift to you, I’m sharing a hack a day with “recipes” for using my latest book, Hack that Tote!, to create the projects. Some hacks are super easy; others combine elements from multiple patterns in the book. Hopefully, they’ll inspire you to hack a few totes for your holiday gifts! The seventh Happy Hack-mas project is … A weekend travel bag! This is the mack daddy of all bags, made right before my most recent trip to Houston for International… Read more »

As a gift to you, I’m sharing a hack a day with “recipes” for using my latest book, Hack that Tote!, to create the projects. Some hacks are super easy; others combine elements from multiple patterns in the book. Hopefully, they’ll inspire you to hack a few totes for your holiday gifts! The seventh Happy Hack-mas project is … A cross-body bucket bag with drawstring closure and flap! I think this bag mashes up at least three patterns: It’s shaped like the Goodie… Read more »

As a gift to you, I’m sharing a hack a day with “recipes” for using my latest book, Hack that Tote!, to create the projects. Some hacks are super easy; others combine elements from multiple patterns in the book. Hopefully, they’ll inspire you to hack a few totes for your holiday gifts! The seventh Happy Hack-mas project is …   A rectangular tote with suede straps! This is a modified version of the Basic Tote Bag made with some Cotton+Steel cotton/linen canvas… Read more »

As a gift to you, I’m sharing a hack a day with “recipes” for using my latest book, Hack that Tote!, to create the projects. Some hacks are super easy; others combine elements from multiple patterns in the book. Hopefully, they’ll inspire you to hack a few totes for your holiday gifts! The sixth Happy Hack-mas project is … An appliqued library book tote! This project mashes up the Goodie Bag with Reverse Applique (pg. 40) and the Drawstring Backpack (pg. 54)…. Read more »

As a gift to you, I’m sharing a hack a day with “recipes” for using my latest book, Hack that Tote!, to create the projects. Some hacks are super easy; others combine elements from multiple patterns in the book. Hopefully, they’ll inspire you to hack a few totes for your holiday gifts! The fifth Happy Hack-mas project is … An insulated lunch bag with zippered top! This project is part scaled-down Basic Tote Bag (pg. 36) and part Zippered Cross-Body Bag (pg…. Read more »

As a gift to you, I’m sharing a hack a day with “recipes” for using my latest book, Hack that Tote!, to create the projects. Some hacks are super easy; others combine elements from multiple patterns in the book. Hopefully, they’ll inspire you to hack a few totes for your holiday gifts! The fourth Happy Hack-mas project is … A embellished wine bottle bag! I really love the Wine-Bottle Bag (pg. 46) in the book and thought it made a great “blank… Read more »

As a gift to you, I’m sharing a hack a day with “recipes” for using my latest book, Hack that Tote!, to create the projects. Some hacks are super easy; others combine elements from multiple patterns in the book. Hopefully, they’ll inspire you to hack a few totes for your holiday gifts! The third Happy Hack-mas project is … A reusable fabric gift bag! This project is a mash up between the Goodie Bag with Reverse Applique (pg. 40) and the Wine-Bottle… Read more »

As a gift to you, I’m sharing a hack a day with “recipes” for using my latest book, Hack that Tote!, to create the projects. Some hacks are super easy; others combine elements from multiple patterns in the book. Hopefully, they’ll inspire you to hack a few totes for your holiday gifts!   The second Happy Hack-mas project is … A drawstring shoe bag (Fluevogs not included)! This is a scaled-down version of the Drawstring Backpack (pg. 54), minus the tabs…. Read more »