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How to: Sew Your Leather Clutch

How to: Sew Your Leather Clutch

Got a bag kit to paint and sew? Click here and sew along with our clutch bag video tutorial. We LOVE to see your designs. Please tag us in your so...
Painting: Tips and Techniques

Painting: Tips and Techniques

This is where painting and pattern techniques guides live. Leopard, tape stencils, paint splatter.. Anything we can think of will live here as a re...
Youth Project

Youth Project

The best project! We hope to do more of these as soon as COVID has lifted! We worked with the Wick Award and Morningside and Gasgoyne Youth Club i...
How to: Apply Fusing

How to: Apply Fusing

Fusing, Fusable, Interfacing  - whatever you call it, it adds structure when applied to leather. It comes in many thicknesses and ensures that no m...
tools for leather sewing

How to: Edgekote

Watch this quick video, to see how to apply Edgekote to all your visible edges. You can apply Edgekote really fast, make a big mess, and clean ever...
Tote Bag Workshop

Tote Bag Workshop

Philippa's first time sewing leather and she designed and made this beautiful leather tote.
How to make a leather backpack

How to make a leather backpack

A photo story of a make your own bag leather sewing workshop in London.
Sewing Bucket Bags

Sewing Bucket Bags

Sewing bucket bags using one piece of leather.    This design is really easy, but written instructions always seem complicated. Bare with! I have ...
How to make a Kuba Bucket Bag

How to make a Kuba Bucket Bag

Manitou is on a mission to find a new audience for Kuba, a traditional woven raffia from Democratic Republic of Congo. His bag sewing workshops, ar...
What is Love and Salvage

What is Love and Salvage

Love an Salvage is our way of saving perfectly good materials from ending up in landfill.  Since 2015 we have been scouring eBay for interesting o...
How to make a clutch bag

How to make a clutch bag

Photo story of a London workshop, leather sewing course.
Hello and Welcome

Hello and Welcome

Welcome to the NEW WEBSITE! I hope you like what you see. It was designed by Electric LDN, an awesome company who are specialists in Shopify and Sq...