"The Louis " Leather Hobo - Paper Pattern & Written Instructions - £20

"The Louis " Leather Hobo - Paper Pattern & Written Instructions - £20


 "The Louis" Leather Hobo Bag – Paper Pattern & Written instructions, with access to the full colour brochure available on Facebook.





What you can expect from your paper pattern:

We have this gorgeous classic leather hobo bag paper pattern for sale. This is one of my favourite bags. The Louis Hobo bag is a really cool design. It’s a really smart everyday bag that is not only really stylish it also fits a lot inside. it’s got a secure zip pocket and unusual round bugatti handle and interesting hardware. You might like to use it for yourself as an everyday bag or simply to make one for a friend, they will love you for it! 

What's included in your pattern

  • Paper pattern
  • A4 written brochure
  • Access to the full colour brochure on Facebook

What you will need to make the handbag

  • 1mm thick leather ready for assembly
  • Heavy weight iron on fusing - available to buy our site here: 
  • Light/medium weight lining
  • Bugatti handle and filler x 1
  • 2 x 2.5cm D-ring
  • 2 x 2.5cm trigger hooks
  • 1 x 18mm round magnet
  • 12 x 20 cm zips for inside zip pocket
  • Polyester thread
  • Small pot of tragacanth gum for polishing
  • Small pot of copydex glue

Tools you will need to make this bag

  • Domestic sewing machine
  • universal Teflon foot for your domestic sewing machine
  • Leather point needle
  • scissors
  • mini screwdriver
  • awl for scoring the leather
  • pen or pencil
  • quilting clips or bull dog clips

Learning outcomes

  • How to use our hobo bag pattern template
  • Instructions on how to cut leather, which 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 a plisging agent
  • Professional construction techniques and methods
  • How to sew a zipped pocket
  • How to attach a magnetic clasp
  • How to assemble a hobo bag in stages
  • How to make a bugatti handle
  • How to attach the leather handle tabs with rivets

Product Dimensions

Length 34cm x Height 34cm x Width 10cm  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.