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Online Classes: Bags & Purses

Sew Sturdy: The Multitasking Messenger Bag Online Sewing Class

Sew a stylish and functional bag that’s perfect for work, school, traveling and more – no quilting required! Learn how to sew a comfortable messenger bag complete with pockets, an adjustable carrying strap, zippers and dividers to keep your things neat and organized....

Sew a Feed Sack Bag Online Class

Learn how to design and sew a versatile vintage-style tote, which can be worn off the shoulder or as a cross body bag. You will learn how to work with feedsack fabric, add a touch of canvas ticking for reinforcement, sew together a linen lining, and create leather...

Making Leather Bags Online Sewing Class

Don't spend hundreds on a handbag when you can make one on your sewing machine. Customize and sew boutique-quality leather handbags with designer Don Morin. Learn professional leatherwork techniques to create a sophisticated and stylish leather tote using Don’s...

Elegant Machine Embroidered Bags Online Class

Embellish a custom-sewn tote, clutch, makeup bag and more with marvelous machine-embroidered motifs! Discover the best methods for selecting, stabilizing and hooping bags that perfectly showcase your machine embroidery. Learn how to embroider a variety of pre-made...

Build Your Own Tote: Interior Details Online Class

Add extra dimension and tailor the interior of your basic tote with these tips and techniques Learn how to add the interior extras that make a simple bag more functional and finished including a divided slip pocket, flush zipper pocket, elastic pocket, padded tech...

20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags Online Sewing Class

Bring greater style and structure to all of your handbags! Learn how to easily install linings, zippers, pockets, handles and more in any bag project. Get the results you deserve out of every handbag you sew and learn how to make a bag project more beautiful and...

Sewing With Oilcloth: Bags and Baskets Online Class

Use oilcloth to sew a marvelous market bag and a sturdy sewing basket! Learn how to easily cut, stabilize and sew this vibrant, durable fabric. Take the fuss out of sewing with oilcloth, so you can create projects that last! Join instructor Kathy McGee and learn the...

Sew Sturdy: The Ultimate Travel Bag Online Class

Don't lug your luggage; love your luggage! Make a beautiful travel bag with durable structure, designer touches and professional construction details. Learn step-by-step construction starting with how to create sturdy quilted fabric with foam stabilizer that will...

Mix & Match Clutch Bag Techniques Online Sewing Class

Sew an assortment of chic, custom clutch bags by mixing and matching pattern pieces. Learn how to create professional-quality accessories for any occasion. Discover how to make a clutch bag to complement any outfit in your wardrobe. Take your bag-making skills to new...

Screen Print Fabric and Sew a Clutch Online Class

Learn the process of screen printing from start to finish, and then sew a clutch from your custom-printed fabric. You will learn how to make four different print designs on a screen and how to print your fabric using a variety of two-color print combinations. Once...

Sewing Structured Bags: Purse Frames & Beyond Online Class

Get bag-savvy by mastering the use of purse frames! This technique is in the bag! Join bag-making expert Lisa Lam as she shares easy-to-follow instructions for creating refined, durable bags using exterior and interior purse frames. She’ll share expert advice, tips...

Build Your Own Tote: From Start to Finish Online Class

Tote bags are an incredibly useful accessory and great entry point for beginning sewers. In this class, start with the basics and learn how to build a classic tote, then advance into more complex embellishments. Included are instruction on techniques that allow you to...

Learn to Sew a Designer Handbag Online Sewing Class

Sewers with beginner skills can now learn how to sew their own designer handbag with basic supplies and a sewing machine. Learn step-by-step how to make a stunning batik handbag with lots of pockets and space inside. Choose a solid or pieced fabric bag, interior and...

Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel Online Class

Sew beautifully constructed duffel bags that stand up to travel and stand out with custom style. Build your sewing skills to create bags as fun as they are functional. Boost your bag-making abilities as you learn to sew professional-looking duffels with guidance from...

Design Your Own Handbag Online Class

Design and sew your very own high-fashion handbag in this class taught by author, designer and television host Brett Bara. Learn professional tips from planning your bag's unique shape and fabrics to adding finishing snaps and straps. Learn how basic handbag shapes...

Learn to Sew: Simple Bags Online Class

Journey into successful sewing! Create two cute styles of bag as you learn basic skills for projects that will make you proud. Develop essential skills as you create exciting projects — and start sewing with confidence! Join instructor Nicole Vasbinder and make sure...

Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure Online Class

Savvy sewers know interfacing is the secret to professional-looking bags. Learn how to choose and use each type for beautiful bags with custom structure. Make any handbag structured and stylish with techniques for selecting the best interfacing for bags. See how to...

Sewing Wallets: Step by Step Online Class

Sew your own functional, stylish wallets. Sewing your own wallet is easier than you think! Learn to sew durable, professional-looking wallets as So Sew Easy blog contributor Deby Coles guides you step by step through three classic styles. Find the online class...

Learn to Sew a Designer Crossbody Bag Online Class

They're fun. Casual. Convenient. And in style. With extra-long straps to comfortably drape across your body, crossbody bags are perfect for an afternoon of shopping or a lively night out on the town. You'll love wearing this designer crossbody bag. It's sleek shape...

Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers Online Sewing Class

Sew two travel organizers that are functional, stylish and an impressive addition to your sewing repertoire! Learn the secrets to professional-quality bags as you sew two cute and functional organizers. Learn how to choose the best batting for quilted components,...

Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags Online Class

Add spontaneous piecing to your bag of quilting tricks and make a beautiful patchwork tote designed by Tara Rebman. Learn the theory behind the quilt-as-you-go technique by working your way through a charming potholder before creating the “Tinker” patchwork bag from...