Category: Sewing

Cross Body Bag Project

Lots of pockets for all you’re stuff!


  • 1 FQ (or 1/4 yard) of fabric for the bag exterior

  • a 5’’ x 11” piece of fabric for the flap (or cut from the same FQ as the exterior)

  • 1 FQ (or 1/4 yard) of fabric for the bag lining

  • 1/2 yard fusible fleece interfacing (such as HeatnBond, 20’’ wide)

  • 1 zipper 6’’ or longer between the stoppers (for the optional back zipper pocket)

  • 2 d-rings, 1/2’’ opening

  • purchased chain strap or fabric and hardware to make an adjustable strap

  • fabric marking pen

Click HERE for the instructions


Story Rocks Activity

This is several activities in one, and the last one can be repeated in different ways over and over again!

  1. Scavenge for flat rocks.
  2. Paint different images on them.
  3. Sew a carrying bag.
  4. Decorate the bag.
  5. Pull out a rock at a time and create a story about the images you see. Fun!