Bags and Totes

Handwoven bags are not only sturdy and useful–they’re also great fun to make! Browse this gallery of handwoven bags and totes suitable for every occasion.

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Rag Bag Tote

All the pieces for this bag were woven on circular knitting looms.  Even the side strip.  This project shows that it is possible to do dimensional weaving utilizing circular knitting looms. HeartSong Studio http://heartsongstudio2.blogspot.com/2014/09/a-little-rag-bag-tote.html

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Broken point twill bag

This is my first project on my new to me 4 shaft floor loom. I decided to make a cloth for a bag, with unmercerized cotton for warp (blue) and weft (coral/pink). The draft is from Anne Dixon's book.

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Pin loom handbag

Inspired by the pin loom project on the newest Handwoven issue, I made this clutch/handbag with a 4 x 4" pin loom. I wove 6 squares, and I joined them with crochet stitches. Fast and cool project. I´m happy to see that Handwoven is opening an important space for other types of weaving other than…

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Crackle star purse

I made this purse, months ago,  as a gift for my sister Kali with the cloth I wove in a crackle pattern from Ralph Griswold – my first piece on a 4-shaft loom. Very cool!