Promote Through Custom Printed Tote Bags:
Have you noticed how very fashionable are the custom printed tote bags for promotions of businesses, companies and events?
And it does not surprise us at all. With a society increasingly aware of the environment, plastic bags are obsolete, and what is carried in many stores are long tote bags or personalized tote bags. Not only they are practical and very resistant, but you can also reuse them to go shopping or even use as a purse.
There are many shops that choose to replace the anti-aesthetic plastic bags with long-handled bags stamped with the logo of their company, or customized with the commercial promotion of the season.
The tote bag chosen has the long raw handles, one of the most economical bags to be stamped in a single ink textile screen printing. If you’re not convinced by the raw color, long handles are available in various colors. Surely there is one that fits perfectly with your design.
We remind you that there are several methods to customize your bags and that in case of doubt you can always consult with the experts to know which technique best suits your needs:
The custom long tote bags are an original and eye-catching accessory for shops or events. Not only do they serve to comfortably carry your products but it also ensures an extra advertising if it is reused in the future.
They are 100% customizable bags and, in addition, they are specially indicated to reuse and collaborate in the reduction of production and accumulation of highly polluting plastic bags, thereby preserving the environment.
It is common that brands do not hesitate to provide their customers with these bags for free for commercial purposes , for their low cost, for the quality and for their high durability so that, while offering a product that can be used to multiple uses, serves to spread the corporate image and make it known, hand in hand with all its customers. For that reason, in the prints that are printed on this type of products, it is usually added information related to the company, such as, for example, the address of the web page or the location, so that it serves as a traveling business card.
Resistant customizable bags made in special material, fabrics are very soft and thin. The composition starts from polypropylene, essential material to get the most characteristic finishes of these bags. They look like cloth but are not woven or have seams because the joints are heat sealed.
With the technique of heat sealing , and the material with which these bags are made, we try to simulate the lines of a stitched section appearing in the joints of its pieces. It is also used when making ornaments on the edges and on the joints of the handles.
Combine stamping the images that you want to take with you, or that you want them to wear, with these practical and resistant models of non woven bags of appearance and modern confection, of colors, shapes and measures open to cover a myriad of needs.
Learn how to make your own bag:
To start, what is a carrycot or tote bag:
A “tote bag” is a rectangular cotton bag, usually white or raw. At first, this bag was designed to go shopping, so it was nothing more than a cloth bag.
However, with the passage of time, tote bag has become a trend. It is practical and accessible, fits many styles and can be taken everywhere: to the beach, to the office or to the center to shop.
If you want, you can make your own carrycot by following a few simple steps. You can also start from a white tote bag and customize it with a little paint for fabrics, needle and thread, sequins and pearls.
How to sew a tote bag:
Making a bag on our own is not difficult, even for those who are starting in the world of sewing. But we must know what are the main steps and know some tricks before launching into the adventure.
In any case, you should try to use good quality materials, so as not to risk your bag breaking or fraying.
In general, to make the body of the bag, what you should do is cut a piece of rectangular cloth, fold it in two and cut two thin rectangular bands for the handles.
Choose the type of bag you want:
The first question you should ask is: what kind of bag do I want? Big, small, personalized, practical, bandit … Everything will depend on your needs and your style.
Depending on what you are looking for, you will opt for a big bag, or a small handbag without a handle. After all, when you make the purse by hand you are the one who decides how it will be.
Get the necessary materials:
If you are guided by a pattern, read the recommendations well and go and buy the necessary material and sewing accessories. The finest fabrics will not last long enough.
These are the essential materials:
- A pair of scissors.
- A needle (strong enough, depending on the thickness of the chosen fabric) or a sewing machine.
- Sewing thread of the same color as the fabric of the bag.
- Stamped paper to line the inside of the bag.
- Decorative elements to customize it to your liking.
Cut the fabric:
Before you start cutting, you should take steps to make sure you cut the necessary pieces of cloth. If you have made a mistake, once cut there will be no turning back.
If you follow a pattern, use pins to place it on the fabric to make your task easier.
And do not throw the remains! They can serve you later.
Pin the different pieces of the fabric together with pins:
Before starting to sew, use pins to join the pieces of fabric and sew them. In this way, it will be easier for you to put them together and check that they have the correct measurements.
Make some stitches to join them. These temporary seams will be easy to undo later, unlike the final seams. You can make these stitches by hand or machine.
Sew the pieces:
If you like machine sewing, you can stitch the seams of the bag and overcast them with the sewing machine, but surely you have to do some sewing by hand.
How to customize a tote bag:
If you think that you are not yet able to make a carrycot on your own, start by customizing your own one that you have at home or that you bought.
For example, you can write your favorite phrase in it or decorate it with motifs and ornaments that give it a cheerful touch.
Embroidery, dyes, templates … There are a lot of great techniques!
Finally, add the elements you want:
Different types of bag that you can make
Beach bag, handbag, travel backpack, sports backpack, reversible bag … There are so many styles! You just have to decide for one before you get to work.
Sew a beach bag:
Keep all your summer accessories in a bag made by you: sunscreen, sunglasses, swimsuit, books, beach towel …
On the web you can find many tutorials on how to make your own bag or backpack for the beach. You only have to choose the fabric and the pattern that you like the most.
You can also customize a wicker basket by adding a patterned cloth inside or making a patchwork .
Make a reversible bag:
First of all, look for some fabrics that you like. The objective of the reversible bags is that you enjoy it on both sides.
Next, sew it as if it were a classic bag, but try to make invisible stitching so that it does not show when you turn it over.
In YouTube you will find many video-tutorials that explain step by step how to make a reversible bag of the most stylish.
Sew a handbag or case:
If you are starting in the wonderful world of sewing, you may want to start making cases. These little bags can serve as handbags, but also as makeup bags, or small travel jewelers.
You decide how you want to use it. It can have a very simple style, with a simple flap, an inner or outer pocket, a handle to carry it as a bandit bag, a zipper closure … And it can have any shape: it can be round, square, rectangular, etc.
Benefits Of Customized Fabric Bags:
– As you can see lately on the street, the printing of cloth bags, better known as Tote bags, it is fashionable. Any company or brand that wants a chic or retro touch goes for these tote bags.
– Total size of the tote bag: 42x38cm. The size of the print is 27x27cm , in special cases depending on the design we can make it even bigger. You can check with one of our printing experts for more information on print sizes.
– Using the latest screen printing techniques, we can ensure that all designs are reproduced perfectly, our team will be responsible for checking that your design is in the conditions and in optimal format.