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Fremont Tote - Chestnut Leather + Hardware Kit

All the leather + hardware, minus the fabric!

CONFIDENT BEGINNER MAKE TIME: 4–6 hours

The Fremont is the ultimate cross-body tote for hands-free adventures! This kit includes all of the leather + hardware needed to make this bag, with the option to add the pattern and tools.

With a zipper top closure, interior and exterior pockets, a fully-lined interior, and sturdy leather handles, this bag is ready for anything—just like you. Whether its a daily commute, a day of wandering around a new city, or a night out with friends, the Fremont Tote will be your trusty companion.

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Zipper

Pre-cut and hole punched 5–7 oz leather
Hardware

ADD PATTERN

Add A Fremont - Paper Pattern?

  • · Large-format paper pattern

  • · Physical instructions booklet

ADD TO CART +$31

Add A Fremont - PDF Pattern?

  • · Print-at-home PDF pattern

  • · Large-format PDF pattern

  • · PDF instructions

ADD TO CART +$21

ADD TOOLS + SUPPLIES

Essential

ADD

  • · Fremont Essential Tools Bundle
  • Bundle and save, or purchase individually below!
    Includes both 3/32” + 3/16” drive punches

  • · Fremont Essential Tools Bundle
  • Bundle and save, or purchase individually below!
    Includes both 3/32” + 3/16” drive punches

+$25
  • · 3/32" Drive Punch
  • To make holes in fabric

  • · 3/32" Drive Punch
  • To make holes in fabric

+$11
  • · 3/16" Drive Punch
  • For punching Chicago screw holes in fabric

  • · 3/16" Drive Punch
  • For punching Chicago screw holes in fabric

+$16

Recommended

  • · Chicago Screw Tool
  • For the strongest Chicago screw set

  • · Chicago Screw Tool
  • For the strongest Chicago screw set

+$42
  • · Poly Punching Board
  • To use under sharp punching tools

  • · Poly Punching Board
  • To use under sharp punching tools

+$9
  • · Edgestitch Presser Foot
  • To make perfectly parallel stitches

  • · Edgestitch Presser Foot
  • To make perfectly parallel stitches

+$19
  • · Craft Clips
  • For securing multiple layers of heavy-duty fabric

  • · Craft Clips
  • For securing multiple layers of heavy-duty fabric

+$8

The Fremont is the ultimate crossbody bag for hands-free adventures.

  • · Dimensions: 10.5" H x 11" W (at bottom) x 5" D
  • · Fully-lined with natural army duck canvas
  • · Leather cross body strap
  • · Leather handles for a second carrying option
  • · Zipper closure with leather zipper pulls
  • · Interior pocket for keeping essentials organized
  • · 2-compartment exterior pocket
  • · Metal D-ring to attach keys

Sign up for the Fremont Tote online class for step-by-step video tutorials!

Learn to make your Fremont Tote with Ellie, the pattern's designer, from the comfort of your home sewing machine. The online class is great for visual learners and those who could use an extra boost of confidence.

LEARN MORE

This kit includes all of the leather and hardware needed to make the Fremont Tote.

  • · Pre-cut and hole punched leather straps
  • · Metal double-cap rivets
  • · Chicago screws
  • · 14" Brass YKK zipper
  • · Metal O-rings and D-rings
  • · Sew-in "I MADE THIS" label

NOTE:To complete this project, you’ll need 1/2 yard of main fabric and 1/3 yard of accent fabric. We recommend a mid-heavy weight waxed canvas, canvas, or denim.

About our Materials

Not sure what tools + supplies you'll need?
Download the TOOLS + SUPPLIES LIST!

MEET THE BAG

The Fremont is the ultimate crossbody bag for hands-free adventures.

  • · Dimensions: 10.5" H x 11" W (at bottom) x 5" D
  • · Fully-lined with natural army duck canvas
  • · Leather cross body strap
  • · Leather handles for a second carrying option
  • · Zipper closure with leather zipper pulls
  • · Interior pocket for keeping essentials organized
  • · 2-compartment exterior pocket
  • · Metal D-ring to attach keys

ONLINE CLASS

Sign up for the Fremont Tote online class for step-by-step video tutorials!

Learn to make your Fremont Tote with Ellie, the pattern's designer, from the comfort of your home sewing machine. The online class is great for visual learners and those who could use an extra boost of confidence.

LEARN MORE

KIT CONTENTS

This kit includes all of the leather and hardware needed to make the Fremont Tote.

  • · Pre-cut and hole punched leather straps
  • · Metal double-cap rivets
  • · Chicago screws
  • · 14" Brass YKK zipper
  • · Metal O-rings and D-rings
  • · Sew-in "I MADE THIS" label

NOTE:To complete this project, you’ll need 1/2 yard of main fabric and 1/3 yard of accent fabric. We recommend a mid-heavy weight waxed canvas, canvas, or denim.

About our Materials

Not sure what tools + supplies you'll need?
Download the TOOLS + SUPPLIES LIST!

Customer Reviews

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Kris G.
Great quality

This kit is everything you need to make the Fremont tote all in one place and very high quality. Would recommend

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Leslie L.
Fremont kit

Great quality but expensive

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Anita T.T.
Love this bag

having all of the leather cut to perfection is the best! Having a few extra rivets is also important! Thanks for a perfect product

Yay! Thanks, Anita :)

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