Sew a Dopp Bag
Beginner | 23 min 33 sec
Sewing a dopp bag is easier than you might think. Ashley Nickels teaches you how to create this structured yet simple bag, perfect for guys and ladies alike. You will learn how to add a handle, zipper and an inner laminate lining for easy clean up. Once you’re done, fill your dopp bag with toiletries and you’ll be on your way.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Denim fabric: For exterior: 20” x 15”; For handle and tabs: two 3” x 10” pieces
  • Laminate for interior: 20” x 15”
  • 14” zipper
  • Pinking shears
  • Marking pencil or pen
  • Sewing machine
  • Zipper foot
  • Walking foot (recommended)
  • Scissors
  • Snips (optional)
  • Pins
Learn how to:
  • Attach a zipper
  • Stitch bag together  
  • Create a handle and tabs
  • Finish seams with pinking sheers
  • Box corners to create structure
What You'll Get:
  • Step-by-step expert instruction on how to make a dopp bag
  • 2 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
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Xela Baird
Awesome class Ashley! The dopp bag turned out so great! I'm excited to make more.
November 23, 2022
Tiffany Zelno
A fun simple design and I plan to show it to my kids to have them make one. I think they will like it. How much fun it will be to pick out our own colors.
More than 3 months ago
Jashvina Shah
Easy-to-follow instructions!
More than 3 months ago