The Nicest Craft Bag And Fabric Basket

Beginner Rating Craft Bag

This pretty ‘Oslo’ Craft Bag is can be used for anything around the home. Just the right size for sewing goodies, with 3 pockets on one side of the basket and one large cubby on the other side, which fits a quilting ruler quite comfortably. There are also pouch style pockets with flaps at each end of the bag, and divisions and side pockets on the inside.


Leave the handles off and the bag becomes the perfect fabric basket to store fat quarters, fabric, and patterns. The bag is sturdy, it won’t flop over, so it’s easy to see exactly what you’re looking for. Make one with handles for sewing excursions, and one or two extra without to use as sewing room baskets.

Large Craft bag pattern for sewing accessories Oslo

Made By Love Patchwork and Quilting

The pockets provide a stable edge to hold your wonder clips. The clips are right in sight and easy to grab, especially when you’re trying to do it single handed. Choose your favorite fabric for your sewing bag. It personalizes the bag and you can spot a mile away that it yours.

The bag could be made using large pieces of fabric scraps for the main body, and scraps for the pockets, inner and binding. The only extra you’ll need is a half yard of flexible foam interfacing, four 1″ metal rectangles to attach the handles, 3 yards Shape flex fusible or lightweight fusible interfacing and two sets of pearl snaps. The bag/ basket finished size is 14” long x 7-1/2” tall x 6-1/2” deep.

Oslo Fabric Bag pattern extra pockets

Craft Bag with divisions pattern Oslo

Craft bag Fabric basket pattern Oslo

Made By Terry

Use your favorite fabric and make it your signature sewing and quilting bag. Perfect for retreats and acts as a sewing caddy to have right beside you, everything within reach and easy to find. Make one extra for a friend. If going on a sewing weekend with a friend, arrive with your bags making a statement. Everyone will want one.

how to sew a large quilted tote bag

quilted tote bag free pattern

quilted fabric basket

fabric basket with pockets

All Images: Sew Sweetness

The Oslo Craft Bag pattern is free from Sarah at Sew Sweetness. You will be asked for your email address to access the pattern. See more examples and get the free pattern from the link provided.

Watch the video pattern tutorial on how to make this handy craft bag.