The Bailey Basic Tote is just that - a Beginner Basics Collection pattern with a center accent strip, padded interior pocket for a tablet, and a magnetic snap closure. Patricia took it up a notch using vinyl for the exterior, a flip-lock, a metal tag, square rings, and rivets. Read on for all the details.
Vinyl or faux leather can add a high-end designer look to a bag. If that's the look you're going for, but have been hesitant to try, check out our tips for all things relating to sewing with vinyl and faux leather.
The Fallyn Bag was designed to showcase fabrics, the top-stitched detailing, and the bag features. With such an experienced group of testers, we were excited to see them "put their spin" on the pattern. Read on for inspiration and the details of the materials used.