Updated: Aug 30
Hey there, fellow bag making enthusiasts! Today, I'm excited to dive into a pattern that has quickly become a staple in my handmade collection—the Pelican Tote from Bagstock Designs. As someone who loves both fashion and functionality, finding the perfect bag to match my everyday on-the-go needs is a mission in itself. But with the Pelican Tote, that search is finally over.
Imagine a tote that effortlessly blends simplicity, convenience, and style into one elegant package. The Pelican Tote, a free pattern available on the Bagstock Designs website, is exactly that and more. This shopping tote is more than just a bag; it's a versatile companion designed to keep up with your dynamic lifestyle.
What's incredible about the Pelican Tote by Bagstock designs is that it offers not one, but two distinct versions, catering to your individual preferences and needs. The first version is a structured masterpiece, perfect for those who appreciate the organized elegance of a well-defined bag. Crafted with foam, this version oozes sophistication and is a surefire way to make a statement wherever you go.
On the other hand, if you're a fan of adaptability and portability, the foldable version of the Pelican Tote is a dream come true. Designed to be easily carried within your larger bag, this version is ready to unfold and provide that extra storage whenever you need it. It's like having a secret treasure trove of space right at your fingertips!
A bag is only as good as its features, and the Pelican Tote truly shines in this department:
Exterior Zipper Pocket: We all have those items we need quick access to—phone, keys, or a lip balm that always seems to go missing. The Pelican Tote understands this, offering a convenient exterior zipper pocket to keep your essentials within arm's reach.
Interior Zipper Pocket: Staying organised while on the move has never been easier. The interior zipper pocket keeps your valuables secure, ensuring that they're safely stored and easily accessible whenever you need them.
With dimensions of 15 inches in width, 12 inches in height, and a depth of 3 inches, the Pelican Tote strikes the perfect balance between spaciousness and sleek design. It's roomy enough to fit your daily essentials without compromising its elegant appearance.
Step-by-Step Instructions: The 20-page instruction guide is a crafting road map, complete with easy-to-follow steps and colour photos for each stage. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a beginner, these instructions will guide you seamlessly through the process.
Printable Pattern Pieces: Say goodbye to the guessing game of pattern cutting. The Pelican Tote pattern includes printable pieces with seam allowances included, making the cutting and assembling process smooth and precise.
In conclusion, the Pelican Tote from Bagstock Designs is a true testament to the beauty of thoughtful design and creativity. It's a pattern that empowers you to create a tote that not only complements your style but also enhances your everyday life. So, whether you're strolling through the farmers' market or embarking on a spontaneous adventure, the Pelican Tote is the ultimate companion you'll want by your side.
Ready to dive into the world of chic and practical accessories? Head over to Bagstock Designs' website and grab the Pelican Tote pattern—it's time to craft your new favorite go-to tote!