Create With Cork!

Create With Cork!

Imagine this: You are a part of the Sallie Tomato Cork Club, you get two pieces of exclusive cork fabric every month and are so excited to create with it, but you are at a block on what to make with it. Don't you worry! This blog is going to give you multiple patterns that work perfectly for the amount of cork you get with your subscription! 


Carry essentials hands-free with the Ella wristlet. This double-zip pouch features two compartments, card slots, and an interior pocket to hold cards, phone, cash, keys and more. The exterior panels are ideal for featuring embroidery!


Craft your own custom accessory using our Gabor bracelet pattern. Use your favorite colors, mix metals or stick with the metal you wear most! Inspired by Eva Gabor, who brought big city glamour to a country town as Lisa Douglas in the TV show Green Acres.


This petite-sized bag, Oakley, holds today's essentials in its main pocket and front card pocket. This bag is the perfect size for any fairs, festivals or markets! Its light, small but spacious and the fringe detail adds a chic texture to any outfit! 


The Louise crossbody clutch, is an elevated accessory which features a long silhouette and fringe detail. This bag is perfect for your next event, night out, or even running quick errands. 


A wallet is an indispensable accessory; everything about it is practical. That does not mean it should look ordinary! With beautiful non-woven fabrics and a few unique pieces of hardware you can create a wardrobe of gorgeous wallets. Our Bella wallet features a zippered closure and pockets, as well as several card pockets. The option for adding hardware makes each wallet special.

Walk, Don't Run

Walk, Don't Run is a compact accessory to keep important items close and easy to grab. Choose to create a wristlet or lanyard for your preferred carry option. Attach keys, ID holder, novelty key chains, or even clip a tassel cap to the key fob hardware. Also choose between woven or non-woven fabric to feature the designs and material for the look you want to coordinate with outfits, bags, seasons, or make a variety for customized gifts!


Vinny is a versatile beverage tote that holds cans and bottles for a picnic; or makes the perfect holder for hostess and holiday gifts! Pack it with fun goodies & gift it to someone you love! 

Lunch Wrap

The Lunch Wrap is perfect for on-the-go!  Conveniently have a placemat & utensils stored at all times!  Keep at your desk, in your bag, or carry along while traveling.  Choose to store only utensils, or a 6" dessert-sized plate & utensils.


The Heidi wristlet pattern has been designed with beginners in mind, and is a convenient, stylish travel companion. The mini size is ideal to attach around bag straps and handles so you can easily reach for your essentials. The full size is great on its own for day errands or evening events. 

Watch Party

One watch face, three band styles, hundreds of fabric choices equals the biggest Watch Party ever! Using watchband adapters allows you to create unique watch bands to suit every occasion, every season, and any mood.



Convenient and sized perfectly for cards, keys, and a phone, the Dorothy wristlet is a beginner-friendly, stylish accessory for everyday use. Depending on the fabrics, this wristlet could be made for casual or formal occasions. Sew this project quickly, and even use scraps from your stash! 


Buddy is a neat little pouch equipped with a zipper, grommet dispenser, and swivel hook that clips to your pet's leash or collar. If you want you can make a second pouch for yourself, to clip to a belt loop; holding tissue, car keys and hand sanitizer. Hands-free walks from now on!


Create a stunning set of useful bags for travel and everyday organization! Keep items secure with the zipper closure. The clear compartment makes it easy to see what's stored inside. Use to carry makeup, toiletries, spare change & more!


Debby is an essential carrier made to grab and go! Debby is a quick project that is great inside of a bigger bag or perfect on it's own. Keep everything from cards & keys to extra daily supplies organized with this neat pouch!


Inspired by the character Andrea in The Devil Wears Prada, who learned to be ready for her boss's every need; you'll always have lip balm or hand sanitizer with you. Use this mini pattern to create essential holders sized for a key fob.


Rita is a stylish grab-and-go bag! The Rita wristlet is just big enough for all of your essentials. Wear it on your wrist, and instantly tie together any look. This bag was designed to feature a Sallie Tomato Round Metal Handle, so it will fit any wrist comfortably or can be carried by hand.


The Monroe pattern comes in two sizes, which can be carried together as a set, or apart. Choose between a clutch and card case. Use the clutch to carry essentials, and instantly elevate any look. The convenient card case is perfect for keeping all of your cards in one place.


Take Carly to work, school, or even on your next trip! There isn't a person this pattern isn't made for: busy parents on the run, teachers, students, medical professionals - you name it! Wear Carly around your neck, or detach the lanyard and slip it into your pocket or purse! Carly is the ideal pattern for holding your badges, ID's, credit or debit cards, or as a way to display your name for events. 


Taking a walk? Going to a festival or sporting event? Travel light with our Sophie cell phone and card case pattern. By carrying your cell phone and ID/credit card with this convenient cell phone holder, you won't be weighed down by a traditional crossbody bag. Now you can carry your essentials comfortably with you!


This pencil case is based on the size of your notebook, sketchbook, planner, etc. so it's perfectly fitted. The elastic band holds the case in place and gently holds the pages, acting as a bookmark at the same time. It makes the perfect accessory to compliment a gift of a journal or sketchbook. 

Lucky Penny

The Lucky Penny Wallet is a simple, slim wallet that has been designed for sewing with cork fabric, vinyl, or kraft-tex. It only requires a small amount of material. This is a wonderful pattern for anyone who is sewing with cork, vinyl, or kraft-tex for the first time, or for using up scraps!


Be ready for any excursion with the Galaxy Travel Wallet! It securely holds your most essential items for about-the-town, world, or even inter-galactic travel. Keep everything you need for travel organized and easily accessible!

We hope you found this not only helpful, but left feeling inspired to try out a new pattern when you get your next Cork Club box! remember, if you are a member of Cork Club you are eligible each month to win a $100 Sallie Tomato Gift Card with our Cork Club Contest! Simply become a member, make a project out of cork fabric, & upload it to social media using #corkclubcontest or email your entry to! Which pattern are you going to try next? Leave it in the comments below! Have a sew-tastic day! :) 


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