SewingCool Vintage Bed Sheets Into Shopping Totes Project

Cool Vintage Bed Sheets Into Shopping Totes Project

This tutorial of how to make cool vintage bed sheets into shopping totes project is simple and a tiny bit trendy. Great homemade gift for friends, family or even for yourself.

Cool Vintage Bed Sheets Into Shopping Totes Project

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There is a huge push all across the country to reduce or completely eliminate the plastic shopping bags from stores. While they were long thought to be a very good replacement for the old style paper bag, however, it did not take very long for people to begin disliking them for a number of reasons.

Materials and Tools Needed:

Sheets (I used two twin top sheets, which yielded four shopping totes)

Large sheet of paper (I used leftover Christmas wrap, but you can piece together something or use brown craft paper)


Paper scissors


Fabric scissors

Measuring tools

Rotary cutter and mat


Sewing machine

Iron and ironing board

Soon people discovered reusable shopping bags and this really caught on, but the store bought versions were pretty boring. So, this lead the DIY crowd to begin coming up with their own bags and this project is a great example of a way to repurpose old sheets.

This Do It Yourself project is a good idea for anyone wanting to put an end to their need for those plastic shopping bags every time they go shopping. All of the stuff needed can easily be picked up at any local craft or discount store. All of the information is presented in a way that makes it really easy to read and understand. It does not require a whole lot of skill, but the ability to sew would make it much easier to do.

Benefits of using the Turn Cool Vintage Bed Sheets into Shopping Totes Project

● Use it to do your part with eliminating the use of plastic shopping bags

● The project includes a complete listing of all of the materials, supplies and tools needed

● You will also find a complete, easy to follow step by step instruction guide on how to make it

● It also has several full color pictures that help to provide a good visual reference for the project

Click here to read about how to make cool vintage bed sheets into shopping totes project:

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Melissa Francis
Melissa Francis
Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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