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Making Leather Bags taught by Don Morin

Don't spend hundreds on a handbag when you can make one on your sewing machine. Customize and sew boutique-quality leather handbags with designer Don Morin.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Accessory
Sizing Unisex
Style Traditional
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What materials did you use? Vinyl, home dec fabric

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What are you most proud of? Getting all those layers through my sewing machine!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Choose your leather/vinyl wisely! If you are using a home sewing machine, you want a thin leather/vinyl so that it will go through your machine.

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Wow, that bag looks great, I agree with you about the thickness of the leather!

09/07/2013 Flag

I absolutely love your interior. Excellent workmanship! ;0)

09/09/2013 Flag

Thank you! Fabric from Ikea. ;)

01/12/2014 Flag

Good job! I agree about the thickness, it can be quite challenging. Your lining is right up my alley-luv it.

10/03/2013 Flag

Thanks! Gotta love Ikea fabric!

01/12/2014 Flag