The 12 Months of Martha bloggers are an elite group of crafters and DIYers whom we admire for their style and creativity. Each month these brilliant women receive a box of Martha Stewart Crafts products to design something new. We have been so thrilled with their inventive work so far and thought you would like to learn a little bit more about them and their process.
It’s a cinch to give a plain tote bag a big dose of personality— just add stylish straps. Start with an easy-to-sew bag in any size you like, then add buckles or grommets. From there, the options for strap materials are endless—patterned ribbon, nylon rope, and supple leather are all fair game.