Handmade Bags

Find a handwoven bag for any occasion (or no occasion) here on Weaving Today. Use one of our many patterns or adapt one to make an accessory that is uniquely you!

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Small is More

    Potholders by Jean Korus. Madelyn van der Hoogt Editor Emeritus, Handwoven weavingtoday.com I started weaving (first on a Dorothy table loom) because I wanted to weave early-American-style coverlets. At the time, I marveled that real people actually wove those coverlets on their own looms at home. To think that I might do that,…

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New eBook on Honeycomb!

    Blanket by Sharon Alderman       Swatches by Sharon Alderman       Bib by Margaretha Essin-Hedin Nothing is quite so appealing to a weaver as to weave something that looks one way on the loom, remove it, wash it, and find it completely transformed. (Er, except when the transformation is something one doesn’t…

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Broken Looms and Big Ideas

    Christina's tablet weaving, after she had(mostly) figured out the selvedges.  Free eBook: How to Make Woven Bags with 5 Free Woven Bag Projects   My poor loom broke last Thursday. One minute I was weaving pinwheels, and the next I heard a snap and knew something was wrong. Fortunately it is an easy…

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Monet Evening Bag by Marilynn Cowgill

This lovely evening bag is woven in an 8-shaft Bateman extended-manifold twill, and would be perfect for an elegant evening out on the town. ***SORRY, THIS AWESOME CONTENT IS FOR SITE MEMBERS ONLY! But, it’s never too late to join us! Come on in and we’ll show you how.***

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Free Handwoven Bag Projects from Weaving Today

Learn How to Make Woven Bags   This handwoven yoga mat carrier offers serenity for the bag-obsessed.   I have a confession to make: I am the Imelda Marcos of bags. I don't sigh for Prada purses or Coach clutches, but I can't pass up handwoven bags of any shape or size. I have handwoven…