Ready for the Beach Tote

If you choose to make this great tote, you may also want to make the match­ing beach quilt on page 10. They both use the same pat­terns.

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Get ready for the beach.

MA­TE­RI­ALS

• 3/8 yard pink tonal

• 3/4 yard white tonal

• 11/ 8 yards white flower print

• 13/ 8 yards aqua check

• Thread

• Tem­plate ma­te­rial

• 3 yards light­weight fusible

in­ter­fac­ing • 2 yards 2-sided fusible foam*

• 3/4 yard 15"-wide light­weight fusible web*

• Ba­sic sew­ing tools and sup­plies

*Flex-Foam™ 2-sided fusible sta­blizer and light­weight Won­der-Un­der® fusible web from Pel­lon used to make sam­ple.

PROJECT NOTE

This tote shares pat­terns with the Sum­mer­time Fun Beach Quilt on page 10.

CUT­TING

Pre­pare tem­plates for ap­pliqué pieces us­ing pat­terns given on pages 13 and 15. Cut pieces for fusible ap­pliqué as di­rected on pat­terns and re­fer­ring to Raw-Edge Fusible Ap­pliqué on page 14. Note: Trace one flip-flop base piece then for the sec­ond piece re­verse the tem­plate to make right and left base pieces; re­peat with the thong piece. A match­ing set is one Flip-Flop motif. From pink tonal:

• Cut 3 (11/4" by fab­ric width) strips. Sub­cut strips into 4 each 11/4" x 101/2" B strips and 11/4" x 12" C strips.

• Cut 1 (13/4" x 391/2") K strip. From white tonal:

• Cut 1 (101/2" by fab­ric width) strip.

Sub­cut strip into 2 (101/2") A squares.

• Cut 1 (12" by fab­ric width) strip. Sub­cut strip into 2 (12") L block lin­ing

squares. From white flower print:

• Cut 3 (21/2" by fab­ric width) strips. Sub­cut strips into 2 each 21/2" x 20" E top

strips and 21/2" x 25" J han­dle strips.

• Cut 1 (41/2" by fab­ric width) strip. Sub­cut strip into 1 (41/2" x 121/2") F outer

pocket rec­tan­gle.

• Cut 1 (20" by fab­ric width) strip. Sub­cut strip into 2 (20") H lin­ing squares. From aqua check:

• Cut 1 (18" by fab­ric width) strip. Sub­cut strip into 2 (18" x 20") D rec­tan­gles.

• Cut 1 (17" by fab­ric width) strip. Sub­cut strip into 2 (17" x 20") G in­ner pocket rec­tan­gles.

• Cut 2 (21/2" by fab­ric width) strips. Sub­cut strips to make 2 (21/2" x 25") I han­dle strips.

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