Summer is here and what better way to celebrate the season, but with a fun and festive Ric Rac trim DIY Summer Tote Bag perfect for carrying groceries or a colorful trip to the beach! Expo International has a wide variety of colors and sizes of Ric Rac, which makes it easy to personalize this quick and easy project in just under 30 minutes.
YOU WILL NEED:
- 1” Polyester Large Ric Rack Trim – Fuchsia, Pink and Yellow
- 5/8” Rayon Medium Ric Rac Trim – Red, Blue, Yellow, Lime, Turquoise and Green
- 1/2” Rayon Medium Ric Rac Trim – Pink, Purple, Yellow, Baby Blue and Orange
- 1/8” Rayon Mini Ric Rac Trim -Turquoise, Lime, Fuchsia and Purple
- Tote Bag, plain canvas tote bag
You will also need:
- Glue gun
- Glue sticks
- Measuring tape
Attach random lengths of the largest 1” Ric Rac in Pink, Yellow and Fuchsia to the top edge of the tote bag with hot glue.
Apply random lengths of the 5/8” Ric Rac in Red, Baby Blue, Yellow, Lime, Turquoise and Green to the top edge of the tote bag with hot glue.
Layer random lengths of the 1/2” Ric Rac in Pink, Purple, Blue and Orange to the top edge of the market tote with hot glue.
Attach random lengths of the smallest 1/8”” Ric Rac in Fuchsia, Lime and Turquoise to the top edge of the tote bag with hot glue.
Cover the top edge of the tote bag with a final layer of 1” Ric Rac in Pink to hide all of the cut edges and finish the tote.
Here is a detailed photo of the trims on the completed Ric Rac Trim DIY Tote Bag. This would be a fun project to create with your girlfriends to this Summer!
I hope that you will use my project as a jumping off point to showcase YOUR Expo International creativity!
If you like this project, check out this trendy chandelier I made with fringe trim.
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