iLovetoCreate Lucky Shamrock Shopper Tote

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by Suzie Shinseki, iLovetoCreate

iLovetoCreate Lucky Shamrock Shopper Tote

You'’ll carry the luck o’ the Irish with you when you create the perfect shopping helper – the adorable Lucky Shamrock Shopper Tote. The colorful shamrock design is the result of a combination of different shades of Green and techniques for a look that’'s leprechaun approved.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:few hours + dry time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Machine wash tote in cool water. Rinse, dry and press.
  • 2
    Cover work surface with plastic tablecloth. Place cardboard inside tote to prevent dye seepage to back. (Or if you want the shamrock design on both sides of bag, leave the cardboard out.) Lay tote on covered table.
  • 3
    Prepare dye according to instructions. Pour quarter of dye from bottle into disposable container. Using paintbrush, brush three irregular shapes on tote with Green dye. Refer to photo. Let dye set on tote 6-8 hours. Machine wash, rinse, dry and press.
  • 4
    Download and print project template. Use it to draw lines of Leaf Green in the shape of a shamrock over the splotches of dyed Green. Repeat on other side of tote, if desired. Let dry.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:few hours + dry time

Project Supplies

  • •Tulip One-Step Dye in Green, Dimensional Fabric Paint in Slick Leaf Green
  • •Nicole™ Crafts Tote Bag
  • •Piece of Cardboard (optional - see step 2), Disposable Container, Plastic Tablecloth, Iron & Ironing Board & Paintbrush
Download Project Template