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Series: Build a Bag

The Build a Bag Book: Satchels

$24.95

Sew 15 stunning projects and endless variations by Debbie Shore

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  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BB Hardback HB folder with PB book and 1 full-size reusable template in a pocket
  • Publication: 17 November 2019
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782217688
  • Carton Qty: 18
  • Size: 8.5 x 11 inches
  • Illustrations: 450
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP: $24.95
  • Series: Build a Bag
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Create 15 stunning satchels using Debbie's easy-to-follow instructions and the reusable plastic template.

Praise for the Build a Bag series:

"These books are ideal for those new to bag making and will help readers grow their bag-making skills and confidence as they work through the projects. The plastic templates are a brilliant idea and a great bonus." - The Sewing Directory

New to the highly acclaimed Build a Bag series, this fantastic new book by Debbie Shore brings you a selection of 15 sensational satchels!

The 15 designs are created using the full-size rigid template contained within the book. It is easy-to-use, durable, reusable, wipe-clean and perfect for fussy cutting, plus it is simple to position and use there is no need to pin it.

The satchels are made using different techniques, pockets, straps and fastenings to create 15 very different results. But why stop there? The template can also be used for your own design variations. As you mix and match the techniques covered within the book, Debbie gives advice on how to adapt and create your own unique designs.

Each project in the book is explained using Debbie’s friendly style and easy-to-follow step-by-step photography, and there is also a comprehensive techniques section and a guide to using the template.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6
Understanding the template 8
Materials 12
Tools 14
Hardware 16
Techniques 17
Debbie’s top tips 24
Oops! 25
The Projects 26
Twist lock satchel 28
Back pocket satchel 34
Big bow satchel 38
Mini satchel 44
Button snap satchel 48
Patch pocket satchel 52
Simply square satchel 56
Slim satchel 60
Zipped bag 64
Hidden pocket satchel 68
Double buckle satchel 72
Supersized satchel 76
Side pocket satchel 80
Quilted flap satchel 84
Drawstring satchel 88
A little extra something 92
Glossary 94
Index 96

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