The Field Study Tote Sew-along begins Monday May 18th, are you getting excited?!
Here’s a breakdown of what’s in store each day of the Sew-along. Posts will be spread out over the next 3 weeks to give you time to sew whenever you can, at an unhurried pace.
Day 1: Prepare your fabrics, cut and apply stabilizers 5/18
Day 2: Sew lining, zippered and padded slip pockets 5/20
Day 3: Exterior pocket, install magnetic snap closure 5/25
Day 4: Construct and attach handles and tabs 5/27
Day 5: Sew zipper tabs and install top zipper 6/1
Day 6: Assemble lining and exterior, box corners. 6/3
Day 7: Close lining, sew adjustable strap 6/8
A sampling of Betz White sewing patterns for the winners to choose from…
Two Sew-along participants will be chosen at random to win 3 Betz White Patterns of their choice! Here’s how to participate:
• Sew along at your own pace
• Ask questions here on the blog or in the Betz White Sewing Pattern Forum on Facebook
• Post progress photos in the Facebook group or on Instagram with the hashtag #fieldstudysewalong
• Photograph your finished tote and add it to the Facebook group or on Instagram with the hashtag #fieldstudysewalong
To be eligible for the prizes, be sure to add your photos by Friday, June 15th. Please only add photos you don’t mind being shared on the blog!
Grab your materials, and get ready to sew!