This is 'Anna Maria Horner's Multi-Tasker Tote'. This is the second time I've made this tote (I made it with my sister last summer out of Ikea fabric. I should post about that.) and I still really like it.
I love the outside pockets (big enough to hold a water bottle) and the inside is big enough to hold a binder - but it's small enough that you can actually carry it.
The construction is a bit different - and every time I'm kind of surprised how the side pockets are made - but it works. I really like how the handles scrunch up the top of the outside pockets. It's cute. :) It's made with 5/8" seam allowance - which seems HUGE after sewing 1/4" on my quilts.
The pattern specifies one pocket with a key clip and I added a second zipper pocket. It's a little tricky to put in because the lining seams runs vertically through the center of the zipper and that's the seam you leave open to turn the bag, but with a little bit of work and determination, it's do-able. I couldn't match the citron lining color, so I choose grey for the zipper and pocket lining.
The fabric is called 'modern essentials' and I got it from JoAnns (with a coupon). It's a home dec weight, but it's soft and has a really nice feel. But definitely remember to use to use a 'jean' needle - I bent/broke 1 needle while making it.
One Christmas present down. More to sew than I really want to think about.