Sew Brilliant Bags

Choose from 12 Beautiful Projects, Then Design Your Own

Author: Debbie Shore

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN: 9781782212560

Category: Handbags

Page: 96

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Sew 12 stylish bags in all shapes and sizes. Follow Debbie's easy-to-use instructions and clear step-by-step photography; all the techniques are fully explain and all the projects can be made using a basic sewing machine. Use Debbie's 'design toolkit' to customise the projects to suit your tastes and to successfully design and make your own unique creations.

Build a Bag: Occasion Bags

Author: Debbie Shore

Publisher: Build a Bag

ISBN: 9781782216193

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

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Create 15 stunning occasion bag designs using the two reusable plastic templates New from Debbie Shore, this is a brand new series with a difference! The components of each of the 15 occasion bag designs are created using the rigid plastic templates contained within the book; these two easy-to-use templates are durable, reusable, wipe-clean and perfect for fussy cutting, plus they are simple to position and use - there is no need to pin them. The 15 bags are each made using different techniques, pockets, straps and fastenings, to create 15 very different results. The templates can also be used for your own further design variations, as you mix and match the techniques covered within the book; Debbie gives advice on how to adapt and create your own unique designs. Each project in the book is explained using Debbie's trademark style and step-by-step photography, and there is also a comprehensive techniques section and a guide to using the templates.

Big-City Bags

Sew Handbags with Style, Sass, and Sophistication

Author: Sara Lawson

Publisher: Martingale

ISBN: 1604682949

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 1200

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Ready to move beyond basic bags and totes? Now you can create sophisticated handbags and totes with a modern look. Learn a variety of intermediate to advanced techniques--from installing zippers and magnetic snaps to creating adjustable straps--and find detailed info on selecting the right interfacing, stabilizer, or batting for any project. Choose from 12 new designer-style bags and purses--alternate colorways provide additional inspiration Make use of clearly illustrated, well-tested patterns for sewing attractive bags Add stylish design elements that make your bags stand out: piping, three-dimensional pockets, fabric pleats, and more

A Bag for All Reasons

12 all-new bags and purses to sew for every occasion

Author: Lisa Lam

Publisher: David & Charles

ISBN: 9781446301852

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

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From the author of the bestselling The Bag Making Bible comes an outstanding collection of 12 inspiring bags for you to make at home. Lisa Lam of U-Handbag.com brings you a stunning collection of sewing patterns to make your own bags. The book features 12 brand new bag designs with full photographic instructions for how to make a bag with truly professional results. The book features full-size patterns on three separate pull-out sheets so that you can get started right away ? no photocopying or enlarging required. The book opens with Lisa's in-depth advice on all the aspects needed to get started, from the tools and equipment you need, to understanding and interpreting patterns, to choosing, preparing and cutting fabrics. A comprehensive Techniques section explains some core bag-making techniques such as how to insert a zip pocket, how to use magnetic snap closures, how to sew bag straps and handles including adjustable straps, and how to bind edges and use piping for a truly professional finish. There is also guidance on how to insert a lining to your bag. All the techniques are fully explained with easy to follow photographs, so you'll be creating professional, practical and great-looking bags before you know it! The 12 projects that follow range in complexity. If you're new to sewing and bag making there are beginner bag projects such as the Compact Groceries Tote, All-Sorted Laundry Bag and Access-All-Areas Pouch to get you started before progressing to the more fully featured bags such as the Too-Cool-for-School Satchel and the 3-in-1 Convertible Backpack. You can make your own iPad case, sew a child's backpack, create a pretty purse using a metal purse frame, make your own tri-fold wallet, make a baby changing bag with matching changing mat, sew your own bicycle panniers, and sew a vanity case for your beauty essentials. The bags all have style and substance and are designed with real-life practical uses in mind. Within each project Lisa gives her hints and tips for success, along with advice on how you can customize the patterns to create your own version of the design. The book is presented in a spiral bound format, making it lay flat so you can follow the instructions with ease while sewing. "This information-rich book will elevate your sewing know-how with versatile techniques and inspiring suggestions for making these bags your own." --Amy Butler

Sew Useful

23 Simple Storage Solutions to Sew for the Home

Author: Debbie Shore

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781782210856

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

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Shore has created ingenious storage solutions to keep your home and garden neat and beautifully styled. The projects are all simple to make using a basic sewing machine.

Sew What! Bags

18 Pattern-free Projects You Can Customize to Fit Your Needs

Author: Lexie Barnes

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603420924

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 151

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Highlighting a durable and stylish alternative to plastic bags, a collection of simple, pattern-free designs presents seventeen stylish projects that include totes, drawstring sacks, messenger bags, organizers, satchels, and purses, accompanied by step-by-step, illustrated instructions and tips on variations, fabric combinations, and custom embellishments.

The Bag Boutique

20 Bright and Beautiful Bags to Sew

Author: Debbie Von Grabler-Crozier

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN: 9781782214304

Category: CRAFTS & HOBBIES

Page: 144

View: 799

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Add a gorgeous finishing touch to any outfit! This mouthwateringly colorful book contains 20 beautiful bags to sew from popular designer Debbie von Grabler-Crozier. It includes a huge variety of different styles and sizes, from totes and bucket bags to backpacks, clutches and shoulder bags, and Debbie makes each one easy. The book contains a complete guide to all the techniques needed, shown using easy-to-follow step-by-step photography; also included is a section on creating beautiful finishing touches, including embroidery, applique, crocheted flowers, beaded charms and labeling. All the templates required are included on a handy pull-out sheet.

Half Yard (TM) Bags and Purses

Sew 12 Beautiful Bags and 12 Matching Purses

Author: Debbie Shore

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN: 9781782214601

Category:

Page: 128

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Sew 12 gorgeous bags and 12 matching purses with this stylish, easy-to-use book This exciting new title comes from bestselling author Debbie Shore, who was awarded Designer of the Year in the Immediate Media British Craft Awards 2017. This fantastic book contains 24 projects: 12 bags and 12 matching purses. Choose from flowery patchwork totes, backpacks with faux leather detailing, clasp-top clutches, cute floral messenger bags, practical folder holders and a stylish business travel bag, all complete with a matching purse. Each purse is made in the same style and from the same fabric as its corresponding bag - mix and match the bags and purses or make yourself the pair. Each bag requires no more than half a yard of outer fabric, plus all the necessary hardware, trimmings and lining. All the instructions you need are provided in Debbie's clear, friendly style, along with inspiring, easy-to-follow photography, and any templates required are included at full size. There are also 8 QR code video links, providing additional support and advice from Debbie.

Making Cushion Covers

Author: Debbie Shore

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844487301

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 94

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Contains instructions for making different kinds of cushion covers including box pleat, shirring, buttoned, and battenburg covers.

The Better Bag Maker

An Illustrated Handbook of Handbag Design • Techniques, Tips, and Tricks

Author: Nicole Mallalieu

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1607058065

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 9585

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If you want to make gorgeous, quality bags with the professional edge that really makes the difference between home-made and handmade—open The Better Bag Maker by Nicole Mallalieu. In this how-to book accomplished bag maker, Nicole Mallalieu, reveals her high-end techniques, shortcuts, and secrets for professional design and finishes. The 10 featured projects teach a range of expert skills from adjusting the proportion of the pattern to constructing pockets, straps, flaps, and bases.. By the end of this book, you’ll have a closetful of polished bags—and most likely sew better than you ever imagined you could.

Build a Bag: Tote Bags

Author: Debbie Shore

Publisher: Build a Bag

ISBN: 9781782216186

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 1090

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Create 15 stunning tote bag designs using the two reusable plastic templates New from Debbie Shore, this is a brand new bag-making series with a difference! The 15 tote bag designs are created using the rigid plastic templates contained within the book; these two easy-to-use templates are durable, reusable, wipe-clean and perfect for fussy cutting, plus they are simple to position and use - there is no need to pin them. The 15 tote bags are each made using different techniques, pockets, straps and fastenings, to create 15 very different results. The templates can also be used for your own further design variations, as you mix and match the techniques covered within the book; Debbie gives advice on how to adapt and create your own unique designs. Each project in the book is explained using Debbie's trademark style and step-by-step photography, and there is also a comprehensive techniques section and a guide to using the templates.

Sew Many Bags. Sew Little Time

Author: Sally Southern

Publisher: David & Charles

ISBN: 9780715326497

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 7400

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Sew yourself a sassy collection of bags and accessories to carry you from day to night, and work to play &break;&break;Sew stylish? &break;Create fashion with function; pretty shoppers, smart satchels, cute cosmetics purses and more, plus must-have coordinating accessories &break;&break;Sew special? &break;Felt, denim, cotton, and even waterproof; fabrics new and old are mixed and embellished for one-of-a-kind creations &break;&break;Sew simple? &break;No-fuss sewing techniques, from easy appliqu? to simple seams, ensure the bags are quick and easy, leaving you with more time to enjoy them

Sewing Room Accessories

Author: Debbie Shore

Publisher: Search Press(UK)

ISBN: 9781782213352

Category: Gifts

Page: 64

View: 9653

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The latest addition to the Love to Sew series, this new title from best-selling author Debbie Shore contains 15 gorgeous, practical items that every sewer will love to make, use or give as gifts. The book contains storage solutions and sewing accessories to equip every sewing space. The projects range from practical storage solutions such as tool rolls, carry cases and cutting mat carriers to innovative ways to keep a sewing space tidy, such as a handy armchair storage device and an ironing station, complete with board cover and handy hanging pouch for storing a mini iron and attachments. The book also contains colorful sewing room essentials such as a pincushion, a seam press and handmade bobbins, and inspiring items perfect to give as gifts: a sewing room diary cover and a sewing case. The book contains a comprehensive materials and techniques section at the beginning, showing clearly all the techniques needed, with beautiful photography and easy-to-follow instructions. Each of the projects contains step-by-step photography and clear instructions so that even beginners will find these projects a doddle.

Simply Sublime Bags

30 No-Sew, Low-Sew Projects

Author: Jodi Kahn

Publisher: Clarkson Potter

ISBN: 0307393623

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 127

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A stylish array of thirty do-it-yourself, affordable handbag projects presents hip handbags, totes, clutches, and change purses that use common materials found in hardware, home, and fabric stores and require no or low-level sewing skills, including a "Keyhole Clutch," "Nights in Black Satin" clutch, and "The Envelope, Please," a Chanel-style bag. Original. 15,000 first printing.

Making Vintage Bags

20 Original Sewing Patterns for Vintage Bags and Purses

Author: Emma Brennan

Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Limited

ISBN: 9781861085023

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 170

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Presents instructions and patterns for creating a variety of handbags, inspired by fashions from the 1920s through the 1950s.

Making Handbags

Retro, Chic, Luxurious

Author: Ellen Goldstein-Lynch,Sarah Mullins,Nicole Malone

Publisher: Apple Press

ISBN: 9781840923681

Category: Fancy work

Page: 120

View: 5590

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Create affordable, designer-quality handbags right in your own home -even if you've never sewn a stitch. Using just 4 master patterns, readers learn to use fabrications and embellishments to make everything from vintage styles to fun and trendy beaded bags, from faux fur to fringed bags. Each bag takes cues from major fashion houses, highlighting the best styles from recent decades. Looking for evening drama? Try a crystal clutch. Want to create a conversation piece? Create a fabulous beach bag out of a block-print towel. Complete with shortcuts, tips, and secrets from the Accessories Design staff at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City, this smart guide can turn any reader into a do-it-yourself fashion designer.

Sew4Home Bags and Totes

12 Easy, Fashionable Projects Anyone Can Sew

Author: Liz Johnson,Anne Adams

Publisher: Fons & Porter Books

ISBN: 9781440245046

Category: Handbags

Page: 128

View: 8383

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Create cool carryalls--no pattern required! Hit the town, office or schoolyard with these one-of-a-kind bags and totes! In this handy beginner's guide, the experts behind Sew4Home.com show you how to create ten hip projects, from clutches and shoulder bags to a slick yoga mat sling and a vintage kids' book bag. No paper patterns required! Throughout Sew4Home Bags and Totes, you'll find step-by-step instructions and sewing tutorials. Learn to make ruffles, fussy cut fabric, add an inset zipper, and other design details to give your bag a professional finish. Thanks to authors Liz Johnson and Anne Adams, learning to sew trend-setting bags and totes has never been easier or more fashionable!

Patchwork Bags

Author: Cecilia Hanselmann

Publisher: Search PressLtd

ISBN: 9781844489275

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

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“Includes: a variety of bags, including pretty purses, make-up bags, roomy holdalls and eye-catching shopping bags; easy to follow, step-by-step instructions for every project; clear explanations and diagrams of the basic techniques used; a handy fold-out pattern sheet containing all the templates.” –Back cover.

Half Yard Kids

Sew 20 Colourful Toys and Accessories from Left-Over Pieces of Fabric

Author: Debbie Shore

Publisher: Half Yard

ISBN: 9781782212553

Category: Sewing

Page: 96

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The latest title from sewing guru Debbie Shore has arrived - and it's her most fun yet! Packed with 20 colorful, inventive projects, it contains something for children of all ages. It contains a crafty fold-away easel for the young artist, a magnetic fishing game for the intrepid naturalist, and a colorful backpack for the young explorer. Why not make some spooky Halloween bunting to get ready for trick-or-treating, make a pirate cuddle pillow to decorate a swashbuckling bedroom, or just make up some funky monkey skittles for a game or two? Featuring Debbie's unique brand of friendly guidance, and packed with easy-to-follow photography, this book is ideal for beginners as well as providing inspiration to more experienced sewers. This book is perfect if you are new to sewing and need some guidance with the basic techniques and key information, as Debbie's friendly advice and clear step-by-step photography make it a doddle. But it's also packed with fresh ideas and designs that will inspire you even if you've been a keen sewer for many years and are just looking for a new way to use up your stash and create gifts for your little ones!

Perfect Patchwork Bags

15 Projects to Sew - From Clutches to Market Bags

Author: Sue Kim

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1617451460

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 154

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Work that patchwork with 15 modern quilted bags from experienced pattern designer Sue Kim! From a roomy market tote to a tablet sleeve and handy backpack, these simple patchwork purses are fun to quilt and carry. Instructions on pockets, straps, zippers, piping, and hardware will help confident beginners achieve a professional finish. Full-size pattern pieces are included, along with a gallery of alternate colorways (including all-solid versions) for each project!