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Accessories Kits Competition

Accessories Kits Competition

DIY Accessories Kits. What can you do with yours? We have ideas, tips and inspiration here.
Making Your Kit Bag

Making Your Kit Bag

Sew along videos to help you with hand sewing your big kit bag.
Sewing Up Your Clutch

Sewing Up Your Clutch

You've designed and painted your unique bag. It's time for sewing up your amazing clutch bag kit.
Painting: Tips and Techniques

Painting: Tips and Techniques

Leopard print; comic style; tape stencil.. Use our video guides as a resource to inspire your painting.
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.
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.