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Restock kit "The Charlie" Leather Tote - Materials only- £70

Restock kit "The Charlie" Leather Tote - Materials only- £70


Tan Brown
Taupe Grey
Dark Green
Bright Red


The Charlie Leather Tote kit - Materials only



What you can expect from your kit:

Have you already purchased one of our full maker kits? Well this is the perfect kit for you, it comes with the leather, stablisers, lining and hardware only.

We have this gorgeous classic leather tote kit for sale. Included in your leather handbag making kit you will have all the leather, materials, stabilizers & components needed to make your bag. The kits will include all the pieces pre-cut, so no worry about cutting at home. We have this bang on trend classic leather tote pattern for sale. It’s a really handy size, perfect to fit all your daily essentials, books laptops etc. You might like to use it for yourself as an every day work bag or simply to make one for a friend, they will love you for it! 


What's included in your kit - Materials only 

  • All pattern pieces have a 1cm seam allowance already added
  • Pre-cut1mm thick leather ready for assembly
  • Pre-cut stablisers
  • Pre cut lining
  • Pre-cut leather handles x 2
  • 8 x Double capped rivet
  • Leatherboard used to stabilise the base



What you have to choose

We have 9 colour options for the leather either:  Black, Tan Brown, Fawn Grey, Purple, Navy, Dark Green, Teal, Fuschia or Bright Red.  Then 3 metal hardware colours: gold, silver or antique brass. During the checkout process please select which colour you would like.

 What you’ll need + tools

I have designed all our patterns in a way that makes them achievable on domestic home sewing machines. You will need a few specific things to sew leather, a Teflon foot, roller foot or walking foot & a zipper foot. Leather point needles size 110/18, nylon bonded thread size m60 or polyester thread.

Tools: Scissors, rotary cutter, pliers, hole punch, rubber mallet, double sided tape, rivet setting tool, awl to score leather or a gel pen, burnishing agent called tragacanth gum or you can use water, leather edge paint (optional) plastic or metal ruler, cutting mat, iron.

Learning Outcomes

* How to mark pattern onto leather

*How to prep and bond fusing onto leather 

* How glue leather and cut a patch pocket

* How to attach a seam in leather

*How to edge polish and paint leather

* How to make a magnetic closure and leather tab

* How to stiffen leather base

*How to make leather handles

*How to attach the leather handles with a rivet.

Product Dimensions

Length 34cm x Height 38cm x Width 7cm  Handle drop 20cm


All shipping is done through Uk Royal Mail tracked & insured service. Uk residence it takes approximately 2 working day, Eu we use  Airsure® mail it takes up to 5 days to Western Europe, 7 days to Eastern Europe and 10 days for the rest of the world. Items are always sent with a tracked and insured service so that your purchase arrives with you safely and stress-free for both parties


COPYRIGHT AND LICENSING INFORMATION You are welcome to sell your creations made from our patterns at markets, shops or online stores. However, we ask you to promote our company name alongside yours, “handbag made by x-designer, created from an RJ Leather Studio Pattern.” You cannot claim the design to be your own and factory or mass production is strictly prohibited. You may not make copies of the pattern, or use it for any classes.