More to explore:
BurdaStyle bag in black leather
by mirvana on Flickr
BurdaStyle bag in black leather by mirvana, via Flickr
Mirvana Makes Stuff: More bags made from recycled stuff!
The "Army Wife" Bag.- my daughter used to custom make these for all services
Grocery bag instructions from Burda. Looks like it's well-constructed and sturdy!
Burda Style | Anna Boho Bag | #BS-025 || FABRIC- 1 1/2 yards Self | 1 1/2 yards Lining | 1/2 yard fusible Interfacing | 20″ × 20″ Leather or like fabric | 10 1/2″ × 15″ plastic for base | 1/2 yard 3/4" Elastic | 1 yard cord
One of the first patterns that I tried from BurdaStyle
Ellen #9305 : Free pattern for dressy pants. Some people made them into shorts, I would like to make capris.