We all love a good handbags, but sometimes we can’t find one that suits our needs or desires. What’s better to do in that situation, that make one of your very own.
Handbag Workshop by Anna M. Mazur takes the reader through a series of chapters that will teach you how to make the handbag of your dreams. Starting with the basics, Anna explores what all of the terms used in the book mean and lays out a list of the tools and materials that will be needed to get started.
From there she explains the way a handbag is put together, the anatomy of the bag, looking at different shapes, straps and pockets, to the various seams and techniques used in handbag making.
Then we have the selection of patterns and designs that Anna has included in Handbag Workshop. Whether you prefer a clutch or a tote, over the shoulder or even something a little more extravagant, this book will give you the knowledge, in clean concise instructions, you need to get started on your way to handbag creator extraordinaire!
A THREADS contributor and THREADS-reader favorite, Anna’s bags have been gracing the pages of the magazine since 2001. She is known for her clever designs and for her simple, clear instructions that yield amazingly sophisticated results.