1 Day Leather Tote Handbag Making Course - £199 Beginners

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Description: This is a fantastic size leather tote bag. It has a nice sturdy base which is Ideal for carrying laptops, heavy books! It also has a handy front patch pocket for quick access for your daily essentials.

When you arrive all of the components for your bag will be cut and ready to be assembled. No need to bring anything but your lovely selves and possibly a camera & notepad to document your project.

 

Teacher: Rebecca

Level: Beginners

Dimensions : L 34cm x H 38cm x W 7cm     Handle drop 20cm

Key skills learned in this course

  • How to use our tote bag pattern template
  •  Instructions on how to cut leather,  tools to use, what to look out for.
  • How to cut lining & fusing.
  • Methods & techniques for preparing leather for sewing.
  • Ways to finish edges of leather with lacquer paint
  • Possible ways to sew your bag on domestic or industrial sewing machines
  • Which threads to use
  • Professional construction techniques and methods.
  • How to make a patch pocket
  • How to attach a magnetic clasp
  • How to assemble a tote bag in stages
  • How to secure the card base
  • How to attach the leather handle with rivets

To Book:

1) Add to cart this course

2)  Select which date you would like to attend here: Dates to attend

3) Then head to the checkout.

Materials

All materials are included in this course. 

We will provide you with the leather and lining to make your bag. If you would like to make it more bespoke please feel free to bring along your own lining. You will need around half a metre of 160cm wide medium weight fabric lining.

Location
Unit 7, Suite1, 44 Chartwell Road Lancing Business Centre, Lancing, West Sussex BN15 8UE. Once you have booked the course you will receive an email with driving directions and public transport info. There is limited FREE parking on site and we are around 10 mins walk from Lancing train station.

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In Person Courses

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Tools & Materials

Your one stop bag making shop. Leather, hardware, fusing, needles, tools, you name it, we've got it!

Handbag Patterns

Instantly downloadable PDF patterns with full colour instruction brochure. Kits available for certain bags.

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