How to Make a Handbag Pattern

How to Make a Handbag Pattern
How to Make a Handbag Pattern

With the onset of the internet it's easy to feel overwhelmed by sewing projects. Which ones do you choose to make, and more importantly, how do you make them? Don't feel left out anymore. This tutorial on How to Make a Handbag Pattern will show you the steps to conceiving an idea and seeing it through. Learn how to draft a pattern from your ideas and transform it into reality. Acknowledging everything from the seam allowances to the yoke of the bag, this tutorial is an essential for beginner sewists.

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Time to CompleteIn an evening

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Following along with the instructions on how to create a pattern to make a handbag I realized the article is about how to make a pattern for THIS particular handbag. No matter. I like the pleated, gusseted look of this modern hobo bag. The instructions and accompanying photos are most helpful in how to duplicate this look.


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