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The Adina Laptop Bag Is a Classic Beauty

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The Adina Laptop Bag Is a Classic Beauty

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!

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Tips for Working With Vinyl and Faux Leather

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Tips for Working With Vinyl and Faux Leather

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.

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Your Bag Making Tool Kit - Measuring, Marking, and Cutting: Part Two

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Your Bag Making Tool Kit - Measuring, Marking, and Cutting: Part Two

Like with any job or hobby, having the right tools makes the job more enjoyable and efficient. Measuring, marking, and cutting your fabric accurately are the first steps you want to get right to take your bag from homemade to handmade.

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How To Get Great Looking Zippers - Recessed and Pockets

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How To Get Great Looking Zippers - Recessed and Pockets

A properly installed zipper can really make the look of your bag. Don't let the process scare you away from patterns with recessed zippers and zipper pockets. Follow these instructions and tips, put in some practice time, and you'll be showing off your zipper talents in no time!

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Add-ons Give The Cici Tote Bag So Much Versatility

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Add-ons Give The Cici Tote Bag So Much Versatility

The Cici Tote Bag is a classy design - carry all of your stuff stylishly. Now you can change a few features, fabric, and add pockets, and you've got a hardworking, fun poolside bag - or even a diaper bag. And there's nothing to prevent you from adding these features to the more classic bag style. Check out how I did it.

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