Inbox Inspiration

Subscribe to the PLAID Crafts Newsletter,
and we’ll throw in $10 towards your next purchase.

Patriotic Flag Tote

At a Glance:

#3221 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
  • Clock active
  • Clock active
  • Clock inactive
  • Clock inactive

This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Logo

FolkArt ® Fabric™ Paint - Dimensional - Glitter Ice Sparkle

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.49
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Fabric, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.49
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Denim canvas tote – Large, ¼ yard red patriotic print fabric, ¼ yard white patriotic print fabric, 1/8 yard solid white fabric, Scissors, Wax paper


  1. Cover work area with wax paper.
  2. Turn fabrics right-side-down on wax paper and apply a generous, even coat of Fabric Mod Podge. Let dry.
  3. Cut 6 strips of white and 7 strips red fabric that are ¾” wide. Cut 3 stripes of each color in half.
  4. Lay on tote to decide placement. Refer to photo.
  5. Use brush to coat back of each stripe with Fabric Mod Podge. Position and rub flat with fingers.
  6. Cut star out of solid white and glue into place.
  7. Outline with all fabric pieces with Ice Sparkle Glitter Dimensional Paint using bottle tip to apply.
  8. Let dry flat at least 6 hours before using.

Get the Pattern

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.