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    Posted on Jul 5, 2013

    10 Simple Ways To Upgrade A Basic Tote Bag

    As the wise old saying goes, one can never have too many tote bags.

    1. TOTE-ally Stamped Tote Bag

    No one would ever guess that all it takes is a sponge and a dream.

    2. Monogram Stenciled Canvas Tote

    tidymom.net

    Let the world know WHO YOU ARE. Get the directions here.

    3. Painted Canvas Tote Bag

    fortheloveof.net

    It's like wearing a giant paint chip. Tutorial here.

    4. Shredded T-Shirt Tote

    kakiblogkobe.blogspot.com

    Your groceries will finally be able to BREATHE. Directions here.

    5. Leather Straps Tote

    sugarandcloth.com

    This is a great way to extend the life of your all-time favorite tote. Directions here.

    6. Rubber Stamped Tote

    Get the directions here.

    7. Easy Tote

    kollabora.com

    Get the directions here.

    8. Rorschach Inkblot Tote Bag

    diy.lomography.com

    Give one to that special psych major in your life. Directions here.

    9. Photo Transfer Tote Bag

    sayyestohoboken.com

    Cut a picture out of a magazine (vintage Sassy, anyone?) and decoupage it on. Get the tutorial here.

    10. Simple Sequined Tote Bag

    madiganmade.com

    Get the directions here.

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