Every new bag design needs a pattern cover, and sometimes finding the right models and the right setting is an adventure in itself! This time was no different.
My new backpack pattern is almost done. If you’ve ever wondered how a bag design comes together, from idea to pattern to video class, here’s what happens.
Handbag strap digging in? That’s really uncomfortable. Make a padded shoulder strap and relieve the pressure so it’s comfortable to carry your purse.
Start your next sewing project with a clean iron. Get rid of mineral deposits and adhesives without using chemical cleaners.
Learn the basics of attaching magnetic snaps to handbags and purses. You might think of it as tricky but it’s a snap!
Press your fabric before you begin, and press your seams as you make your handbag to get that professional, polished look for your finished bag. This video shows you the techniques and tips that will give you a finished bag you’ll be proud to carry.