"The Charlie" Leather Tote - Paper Pattern £20

"The Charlie" Leather Tote - Paper Pattern £20


 The Charlie Leather Tote – Paper pattern & Full Colour Brochure

What you can expect from your pattern:
We have this bang on trend classic leather tote pattern for sale. It’s a really handy size, perfect to fit all your daily essentials, books laptops etc. You might like to use it for yourself as an everyday work bag or simply to make one for a friend, they will love you for it! 
What's included
  • Printed paper pattern
  • A4 full colour written and photographic brochure
  • All pattern pieces have a 1cm seam allowance already added
Materials required
Leather size required = 8 square ft of lightweight leather no more than 1mm thick
Heavy weight iron on fusing =1 metre
Buckrum = 4 cm x 60cm strip
Lining - Medium to heavyweight lining = 1/2 metre
Double capped rivets x 8
The stiffener for the base - leather board or card
What you’ll need + tools
I have designed all our patterns in a way that makes them achievable on domestic home sewing machines. You will need a few specific things to sew leather, a Teflon foot, roller foot or walking foot & a zipper foot. Leather point needles size 110/18, nylon bonded thread size m60 or polyester thread.
Tools: Scissors, rotary cutter, pliers, hole punch, rubber mallet, copydex glue, double sided tape, rivet setting tool, awl to score leather or a gel pen, burnishing agent called tragacanth gum or you can use water, leather edge paint (optional) plastic or metal ruler, cutting mat, iron.
Learning Outcomes
* How to mark pattern onto leather
*How to prep and bond fusing onto leather 
* How glue leather and cut a patch pocket
* How to attach a seam in leather
*How to edge polish and paint leather
* How to make a magnetic closure and leather tab
* How to stiffen leather base
*How to make leather handles
*How to attach the leather handles with a rivet.
Product Dimensions
Length 34cm x Height 38cm x Width 7cm  Handle drop 20cm
Kits & Hardware
We also sell kits of this clutch, pre-cut leather, lining, stabilizers and all metal hardware needed to make this bag.
All shipping is done through Uk Royal Mail tracked & insured service. Uk residence it takes approximately 2 working day, Eu we use  Airsure® mail it takes up to 5 days to Western Europe, 7 days to Eastern Europe and 10 days for the rest of the world. Items are always sent with a tracked and insured service so that your purchase arrives with you safely and stress-free for both parties.
COPYRIGHT AND LICENSING INFORMATION You are welcome to sell your creations made from our patterns at markets, shops or online stores. However, we ask you to promote our company name alongside yours, “handbag made by x-designer, created from an RJ Leather Studio Pattern.” You cannot claim the design to be your own and factory or mass production is strictly prohibited. You may not make copies of the pattern, or use it for any classes.

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