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Backpack Back to School

By: Sara from Radiant Home Studio
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Backpack Back to School this fall with this amazing DIY backpack piping tutorial. This handy step-by-step instructional post shows you how to add piping to your bag to allow for a sturdier, polished look that will be the envy of all the other kids in the classroom. This method of finishing a bag can be applied to other projects as well, so you can get more out of this one tutorial than just gussying up the final bag. Whether you want to choose a matching color to the body of your project or go with something totally new, this tutorial will surely be helpful when you sew your next bag.

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There seems to be some confusion. The pattern is not free. There is a free tutorial for adding the piping to the bag. Thanks for sharing the link though )

the pattern is not free, it's $9.50. this is a link to the piping only.


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