Rolled handles on a bag add an upscale look but can seem complicated to construct. Actual rolled handles are made with tubing or cotton cording. But you can get the same look simply by following this tutorial.
The Adina Laptop Bag has been in the works for a very long time. A structured sturdy bag with classic lines and a modern look with the pleated front pocket and faux straps. Our testers were very excited to give this a pattern a run-through, and as usual, they did not disappoint. Get ready for some inspiration!
Vinyl or faux leather can add sophistication 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.