There are a lot of people out there who like to put their own spin on things. Whether it’s making your own clothing, putting your own designs on mugs, or the latest trend which is putting your own designs on tote bags, there are plenty of sites out there that will allow you to do this. It’s easy to do, and you can have a lot of fun with it as well.
Canvas tote bags are also known as reusable bags or reusable shopping bags. The bags are made from a durable woven fabric that is used for both shopping and for carrying items. They are mostly used by people who are environmentally concerned, or who simply wish to save money by not having to constantly buy new plastic bags.
It can be used as handbags, backpacks, shopping bags, and so on. It can be a good option if you are looking for a multipurpose bag.
Canvas tote bags have been getting more popular recently and what used to be just plain boring reusable shopping bags have now become a fashion trend — and here’s how you can design yours with a stencil!
You can paint yours in one solid color (maybe green or even black like the one below?) or go crazy and add gold! No one’s going to stop you if that’s what you want… and we think it’s super stylish too! ;)
Grab a plain ol’ canvas tote bag and get a stencil with the design you like and start painting!
You’ll need these materials…
- Canvas tote bag
- Stencil of your choice
- Fabric Paint
- Cardboard (optional, so the paint won’t seep to the back)
- Painter’s Tape
And these tools…
- Pallete or mix dish (optional)
Click on any image to start the lightbox display. Use your Esc key to close the lightbox.
Watch this video to learn how to make this project!
In conclusion, designing your own tote bags is a great way to make unique presents for friends, family, or clients. Tote Bags are an extremely versatile type of bag, and you can use them for any occasion, from shopping to traveling. You can also decorate them with name or company logos, or make unique and personalized tote bags for a special event.
If you’re into bags, check out these DIY Reusable Snack Bags too while you’re here.