Free Summer Sun SVG: Create a Fun Tote Bag with HTV


Layering Heat Transfer Vinyl Tutorial

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Free Summer Sun SVG, How to layer Heat Transfer Vinyl

Who doesn’t love a good tote bag, especially during summer? Whether you’re heading to the beach or a picnic or just need a stylish way to carry your essentials, a tote bag is always handy. This week’s free SVG is a fun, retro-style summer sun design that screams sunshine and good vibes. The colorful sun, with the word “SUMMER” sitting inside it, is perfect for all your summer crafts. Not only can you make a fabulous tote bag like I did, but this design is also perfect for shirts, cups, and more!

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How to Layer Heat Transfer Vinyl

Ready to tackle some HTV layering? Also called iron-on vinyl! Don’t worry, it’s easier than it sounds, and I’m here to help. We’re using multiple colors to make that summer sun pop. Here’s the gist: press each layer for a shorter time at first to avoid vinyl shrinkage and misalignment, then give it a final press to lock it all in place. For the full step-by-step magic, check out the video tutorial below.

supplies to make a summer tote bag

Supplies I Used to Make a Fun Summer Tote Bag

Video Tutorial: How to Layer HTV | Make a Summer Tote Bag

How to Layer Heat Transfer Vinyl, Free Summer Sun SVG

Check out my video tutorial for a step-by-step guide on how to create your summer tote bag with this Free Summer Sun SVG. I’ll take you from Design Space to the finished project, showing you how to layer your HTV using your heat press. Plus, you’ll get to see a handy guide for time and temperature settings, making your crafting experience even smoother.

What’s that font?

The font I used for this design is called Strawberry Dreams.

Make Summer Crafts with Your Free SVG

This fun summer sun SVG isn’t just for tote bags! You can slap this sunshine on shirts, cups, or anything else that could use a little summer vibe. Personalize your summer wardrobe or make your beach cups the talk of the picnic. Get creative and show off your sunny style!

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Summer Sun SVG Free, Retro style summer SVG free, how to layer heat transfer vinyl

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