Knit Flowers to Decorate a Tote Bag

flower tote purl3agonyLooking for a quick stash-busting project that will also get some cheery flowers into your life? Check out this flower-embellished tote bag from blogger purl3agony.

This is a great way to cover up a logo (or a stain) on a bag and make it something you really want to carry around, whether you keep a knitting project in it or just the groceries.

She’s got great tips for choosing a good bag, a variety of different flower patterns of various sizes and tips for sewing the flowers together, adding the buttons at the center and arranging them on your bag.

It’s a project that’s big on finishing even if it isn’t all that much knitting, but it’s really beautiful and would be a great gift for someone, too.

[Photo via purl3agony.]


  1. says

    Thanks so much for sharing this, Sarah! I really love my finished bag and it’s definitely a fun project for Spring. I’ve got a lot of compliments on my recycled tote. I hope your readers enjoy this project!

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