Try creating your own Japanese knot bags!

If there is a stylish fabric bag pattern you can revisit anytime, and grow your sewing abilities with, it is the Japanese knot bag!  A total beginner can absolutely succeed with the simplest knot bag design, and the sewing expert can easily find or even create a more complex and demanding version of it. Check out this fun tutorial you can refer to in order to get started!

For those of you unfamiliar with this casual, delightful bag shape, as well as for any lovers of fabric bags, we have gathered some great pictures from Pinterest.  They show the awesomeness of good design when coupled with a smart selection of fabrics such as Japanese fabrics, flower fabrics etc.  In some of the pictures, you will see minimal variations can result in a wonderful new look!

Basic knot bags are incredibly easy to make, and make for a really fun DIY project. You can even draw your own pattern and customize it according to taste or needs.  There are tiny knot bags you can wear on your wrist like a mini handbag, and large ones designed to hang from your shoulder.

This is a great sewing project if you want to sew your own fabric bags in no time, or want to surprise a loved one with a beautiful handmade gift.  Go for it, and share with us some pictures of your finished knot bag!

We are mesmerized by this bag! ( from marthastewart.com )

We are mesmerized by this bag! ( from marthastewart.com )

Stylish and practical! ( from indigobird-design.blogspot.com )

Stylish and practical! ( from indigobird-design.blogspot.com )

Which design do you like best here?

Which design do you like best here?

We want one of these!! ( from daphnenen on etsy.com )

We want one of these!! ( from daphnenen on etsy.com )

These are so cool! ( from WingsWorld on etsy.com )

These are so cool! ( from WingsWorld on etsy.com )

Love it! ( from Ada Kwan )

Love it! ( from Ada Kwan )

This is the bag when ready to sling on your shoulder. (by Elina N)

This is the bag when ready to sling on your shoulder. (by Elina N)

This is what it looks like flat! (by Elina N)

This is what it looks like flat! (by Elina N)

What you need to get started on your own bag! ( from diydistrict.com )

What you need to get started on your own bag! ( from diydistrict.com )

embellished dark red Asia flower fabric by Quilt Gate

embellished dark red Asia flower fabric by Quilt Gate

cream Cosmo fabric with circles and flowers

cream Cosmo fabric with circles and flowers

light cream structured cute flower dobby fabric from Japan

light cream structured cute flower dobby fabric from Japan

light blue Asia peach pink flower amunzen fabric from Japan

light blue Asia peach pink flower amunzen fabric from Japan

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