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.
Start your next sewing project with a clean iron. Get rid of mineral deposits and adhesives without using chemical cleaners.
Fabric preparation affects the amount of fabric you’ll need and determines how you’ll wash your bag after it’s complete. Here are some tips.
Fabric choice is one thing that will make or break your bag. Choose prints that look good and fabric that washes well and is of a weight to sew easily, even with multiple layers.