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How to Design Your Own Handbag

Browse Articles Videos By CategoryFood DrinkHobbies, Games ToysHandbags and purses are both fun and practical accessories, serving the dual purposes of making a fashion statement and carting around your things. Handbags come in a huge variety of styles, sizes, shapes and colors, often changing with the seasonal trends each year. Bags and purses, however nike store uk , can also be fairly expensive, particularly for nike store uk nike store uk those that like to own multiple bags to accessorize different outfits. Cheap handbags are available in plenty of stores, but these tend to be limited in style and poorly crafted, sometimes falling apart within a few months. Designing and making your own handbags is a great way to get the styles you want without breaking the bank and to build a large collection of bags to choose from. To start designing your handbag, follow these instructions.Add a 1/2 inch seam allowance to all sides of each in scale drawing. Cut out these draw nike store uk ings and use them as pattern pieces. Pin the pattern pieces to the sturdy outer fabric of your choice and cut 1 front, 1 back, 2 sides, 1 bottom, 1 of each pocket and so on with each particular part. In lining fabric, cut 1 front, 1 back, 1 bottom, 2 sides and the inside pocket. If you wish to create a strap for your handbag, you can either buy one or create one by sewing a long tube of fabric with the seams on the inside. See the Resources section for a video on how to make handbag straps.