Leather Look Handbag

By: Fiona Pullen from
Leather Look Handbag
Leather Look Handbag

Are you looking for a new DIY purse? Try sewing your own personalized Leather Look Handbag by using whatever embellishments and fabrics—from denim to faux leather—that you love!

From the Blogger: "Sew yourself a stylish new handbag with this easy to follow tutorial from popular sewing author and TV star Debbie Shore. You could use faux leather, denim, cotton or canvas fabric to personalise it to your taste.

You don't need to print up any pattern pieces, just follow the 15 steps in the tutorial (all with photos to help guide you) and before you know it you will be showing off your stylish new handbag."

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Leather look bag is beautiful I actually have several Debbie Shore books nice projects thanks

This is so pretty and the tutorial looks so easy to follow. I would love to make this for a special someone so I have already saved it to my sewing patterns list here. Thanks for sharing!

This is a lovely handbag project! I could see this as a good way to use up fabiric remnants that are high end, and you could use smaller pieces for each portion. This would be beautiful in a sturdy tapestry fabric or even a reinforced velvet with stiffer interfacing, add some vintage buttons for embellishment or as the closure to complement the fabric!

Great project


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