Taisteal Tote PDF Sewing Pattern


This is NOT a physical item - this is a PDF download.


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A large tote bag with two size options. Includes rolled handles, exterior slip pocket, and interior sunglasses & zipper pockets. Large enough for a travel or work bag, while classy and sophisticated with a timeless silhouette. Full length construction video coming soon!


Finished Dimensions:

Tall Taisteal: 16" tall x 13" wide (40.5cm x 33cm)

Wide Taisteal: 14" tall x 17" wide (35.5cm x 43cm)


This easy-to-follow PDF pattern walks you through each step, from printing to finishing your piece. Once completed, you will have your very own Taisteal Tote, great for gifting or small business personal selling.


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18” x 54” (46cm x 137cm) Main Fabric - Cork, Vinyl, Leather

18” x 54” (46cm x 137cm) Accent Fabric - Cork, Vinyl, Leather

3/4 yard (1/2 meter) Cotton for Lining

3/4 yard (1/2 meter) medium weight interfacing - (decovil light, pellon 808, Vilene H250)

#3 or #5 coil zipper - (1) 8” (20.5cm) zipper for Tall Tote OR (2) 9” (23cm) zips for Wide Tote

(8) 7mm Double Cap Rivets OR (12) rivets for Wide Tote

Rivet setting tools

Fabric hole punch (radial or hand punch)

Standard tools: seam ripper, chalk marker, rotary cutter/shears, ruler, clips, glue, double stitch tape, etc

If adding a crossbody strap:

• (2) 1” (2.5cm) D-rings • (2) 1” (2.5cm) lobster clasps • (1) 1” (2.5cm) Tri-Slide

***This is NOT a physical item - this is a PDF download***


Skill Level: Confident Beginner looking to learn new techniques!



An instant download PDF sewing pattern, 9 pages in total. There are no pattern pieces, it is a cut list. Print at home on 8.5" by 11" paper. Please link to my website or social media outlets selling your creations!



Pattern must be purchased retail and created by one person, in their home. Feel free to sell what you make, however this pattern is not intended for large scale manufacturing. This pattern may not be republished or distributed in any form without the express permission of SewGnar. A link to my website and/or social media outlets would be appreciated when posting or selling your creations.


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Taisteal Tote PDF Sewing Pattern

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