Three Little Birds Sewing Co
Intermediate Bag Making Class --- Noodlehead Haralson Belt Bag
A belt bag that’s perfect for everyday use. Compact and easy to wear across the front or back of body. Great bag for travel and security. Multiple flap hardware closure options for maximum versatility. The back zippered pocket is perfect for your phone, with a spacious interior with zippered pocket inside!
Students will learn to install a zipper & other bag hardware, how to work with faux leather or cork (if desired), and basic bag construction.
Skill level: basic sewing machine skills (i.e. comfortable threading the machine and winding the bobbin on your own).
What you'll need:
All supplies are available for purchase in the store. Students receive 10% off their purchase for class.
Haralson Bag Pattern by Noodlehead
- See picture for supplies needed*
- Coordinating thread
- Scissors, pins, marking pens, and/or any other tools you prefer to use
Sewing machines are provided, but please let us know if you prefer to bring your own.
*Recommended Fabrics: Midweight Canvas (6-8 oz. weight), cotton twill, OR dry oilskin/waxed twill for exterior and accent fabrics. Quilting cotton for lining.
Additional supplies + tools: Polyester thread, water-soluble pen/tailor’s chalk, cutting mat, ruler, rotary cutter, size 14 or 16 denim or Microtex needle, glue or glue pen, pinking shears, three rivets (or chicago screws) if using leather closure
^ 1/3 yd [30 cm] required if making a single-(exterior) fabric bag
* you can substitute by-the-yard zipper/continuous zipper, you’ll need ½ yd [45 cm] total and two pulls
~ Alternate closure hardware options: (1) turn lock OR (1) Loxx fastener OR (1) 18mm magnetic snap