This looks like a great idea for boxed corners! I’ll try it!
Here is a tutorial for the market bags that I made. It is not an original pattern; I copied it from a bag that I saw in a store. The only thing special about it is the way the square bottom is made. The measurements given are for a nice-sized grocery bag, but it could easily be adjusted to other sizes. I think it would make a great lunch sack in a smaller size. Maybe I’ll make some for back-to-school in the fall.
Fabric requirements: 1/2 yd of a medium to heavy weight fabric like twill or denim
Fold in half with wrong sides together. Cut three inches off of the selvage edge (not the fold).
Measure 2 inches from the folded edge.
Fold the upper half of the fabric along the 2 inch line. I do this at the ironing board. Place ruler along the fold, fold the fabric…
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