AMARA HANDBAG TUTORIAL
Here is PART - 1
Pattern assembly - please note the patterns are now digital pdf printable on a standard printer, so they will come in single line, please follow instructions on pattern to assemble the pattern.
Cutting fabric - how to cut and save fabric
Preparing pockets - U pocket and the box pleat pocket.
Attaching zipper panel - to the bag, zipper panel is pre done, see video at the bottom of the page to learn how to prepare zipper panel.
Here is PART - 2
We are going to attach the lining to the main part of the bag, close the neck of the bag first, and then the bottom base, finally finishing with the bias binding!
Please note this video is on a private link (also avaliable on paid channel) once you purchase the pattern, please email us the email you use to login to youtube, so we can add you to the private link.Once added, you can watch this video for free via your youtube account.
If you have bought a kit on Hochanda, your email registered on file will be added, so you can watch this video, if not just email us with the order number, we will send you a link to watch this video.
Here is a seperate section of the video showing you how to prepare your zipper panels.
Cut out your fabric as per your pattern and follow instructions on this video. Please note different bags will have different length zip panels, but the process is the same!
U zip pocket
Here is a seperate section of the video showing you how to make a U zip pocket.
This technique has been used in many projects, so use this video to make pockets before hand from scraps you may have... so you can use it in bag project you are planning!