Drawstring Bag – Free Sewing Tutorial

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New to sewing? Aimed at beginners, this original segment teaches you the joy of creating handmade pieces while learning the basics of sewing! In this second issue, you will learn how to make a drawstring bag without lining. The fabric used for this bag is the “Chibi Puri” series of 100% cotton sheeting. With small patterns all over the fabric, there is no need to worry about the fabric’s orientation. It is a perfect fabric for beginners making a drawstring bag for the first time.

Design & Work:Yui Tamaki


Fabric shown for this sample:YKA-26040-1B


Materials:

  • Fabric: 50cm x 40cm
  • Cord: 0.3cm diameter x 108cm

Size:about 28cm (l) 20cm (w)

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Two-Way Bag – Free Sewing Tutorial

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This convenient two-way bag can be carried by hand or over the shoulder. The African inspired fabric is matched with a natural unbleached rope. The fabric used for this bag is from the “African Fabric Style” series. Cotton linen sheeting is ideal for bag making.

Design & Work:Yui Tamaki


Fabric shown for this sample:(Outer Fabric, Cord Opening Fabric, Shoulder Strap, Tab)YK-21000-2D


Materials:

  • Fabric: (Outer Fabric, Cord Opening Fabric, Shoulder Strap, Tab) 80cm x 90cm
  • Fabric (Lining Fabric (Sheeting)): 55cm x 90cm
  • Rope: 1.2cm diameter x 2.6m
  • Swivel Hook, D Ring: 2cm inner diameter x two pieces each

Size:32cm (l) 35cm (w)(at opening) 28cm (bottom) 10cm (gusset)

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Wrap Skirt – Free Sewing Tutorial

This tucked wrap skirt is accented with a ribbon tied tightly at the waist. The wide yoke creates a slimmer look around the stomach. You can also wear it stylishly with a top tucked in. The fabric used for this skirt is the Anpan pattern from the “MUDDY WORKS” standard collection. This 100% lightweight cotton canvas cloth has moderate thickness, which makes it easy to cut and sew, even for sewing beginners.

Design & Work:Yoko Kato


Fabric shown for this sample:EKX-114-1J


Materials:

  • Fabric: 110cm wide x 2.5m
  • Fusible Interfacing: 75cm x 40cm

Size:Length 83cm
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Big Tote Bag – Free Sewing Tutorial

This is a large tote bag with a generous gusset. The unique feature of this bag is its design. The tied ribbon in the front makes the bag look small even though it holds a lot. The fabric used for this bag is a bird pattern from the “Local Area Series.” Birds native to each region in Japan are depicted, including a blue-and-white flycatcher, sharp-tailed grouse, ibis, and snowy plovers. The names are printed on the fabric, so it is fun to find a bird that you know. The 100% cotton oxford is easy to sew and perfect for bag making.

Design & Work:Kokka Fabric


Fabric shown for this sample:YPA-51000-2B


Materials:

  • Outer Fabric A: about 110cm wide x 110cm
  • Outer Fabric B: about 110cm wide x 30cm
  • Lining Fabric: about 110cm wide x 110cm
  • Magnetic Hook: One pair (about 15mm wide)

Size: about 33.5cm (l) about 60cm (w) about 25cm (gusset) (excludes handles)
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For inquiries regarding wholesale in North America

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KOKKA’s official online shop information

KOKKA_FABRICS
Kokka Fabrics is the official online store run by Kokka USA, Inc. We specialize in printed fabrics but also have a wide range of high-quality solid textiles.
We ship to the United States and Canada from our warehouse located in Torrance, California.

Tape Handle Tote – Free Sewing Tutorial

This tote bag features a tape for its handle. Easy to sew on, handle tape is a perfect material for sewing beginners. Available in a wide variety of colors, it gives an accent to this lively fabric filled with motifs. The fabric used for this bag is from the “Powerful animal” series, which introduces strong animals all over the fabric. The 100% cotton oxford is easy to sew and suitable for bag making.

Design & Work:Kokka Fabric


Fabric shown for this sample:YGA-71000-2C


Materials:

  • Outer Fabric: about 110cm wide x 50cm
  • Fusible Interfacing: about 105cm wide x 50cm (RakuHari Presion Interfacing used)
  • Tape (Wide): about 45mm wide x 64cm
  • Tape (Narrow): about 30mm wide x 100cm

Size: about 30cm (l) about 49cm (w) about 24cm (gusset) (excludes handles)
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For inquiries regarding wholesale in North America

Visit our site for the official wholesale distributor of KOKKA fabrics in North America (United States of America and Canada.)

KOKKA’s official online shop information

KOKKA_FABRICS
Kokka Fabrics is the official online store run by Kokka USA, Inc. We specialize in printed fabrics but also have a wide range of high-quality solid textiles.
We ship to the United States and Canada from our warehouse located in Torrance, California.