January 27, 2012
January 9, 2012
I've been seeing the use of industrial felt for accessories trend popping up in shops
and on blogs, and fell a little bit in love with the pairing of grey felt with brown leather.
I've been coveting one of these bags for a while, but since every one
I came across was out of my price range, I decided to make one for myself.
Never having made a purse before, and not having much experience working
with leather, it was a bit of an adventure. From learning how to install rivets
to figuring out how to create the lining - which is made out of a beautiful
cotton canvas - the entire bag was sewn by hand, without a pattern.
And I must say I am very pleased with how it turned out!