Class – Tools Of The Trade – Project Bag Class

$250.00 /Item

Sept 17 10am-2pm
Sept 23 10am-2pm
Sept 24 10am-2pm

14 in stock

SKU: CL-900-01 Category:



Learn to make a bag to carry all your sewing supplies!  We will make the ByAnnie pattern “Tools of the Trade”.  The pattern is written for two sizes, but this class will be for the large size (which can carry an 18” x 24” cutting mat. There are lots of pockets and compartments for all your rulers, tools, fabric and other accessories you’ll need to bring to class (or anywhere else you may want to sew).

In class, you’ll learn how to create quilted fabric with Soft & Stable, work with fold-over elastic and mesh, attach sew-in magnetic snaps, and learn the ByAnnie way to sew in zippers.

Included Supplies:

-Tools of The Trade pattern
-2 sets 14mm magnetic snap
-2m Soft and Stable
-1m SF101
-7m 1 ½” polypropelyne strapping
-Dritz Wash Away Wonder Tape
-Carrying Strap and Pad pattern

Required Supplies:

-2 ½ yards main fabric
-2 ½ yards lining fabric
-2 yards of coordinating fabric

-½ yard mesh fabric (1 package)
-Handbag zippers: 1 X 24″ single slide and 3 X 30″
double slide zippers OR 100″ of
zipper tape w/ 4 slides
-2 X 1 ½” triangle rings
-1 3/4 yards 20mm fold-over elastic (1 package)
-4 3/8″ X 21 ½” base stabilizer (1/8″ acrylic or foam core, placemat, old cutting mat)
-Thread to complement fabrics
-90/14 Microtex needles

Required Tools:

-Rotary cutter with new blade (45mm, 28mm recommended for cutting curves)
-Cutting mat
-Quilting rulers (recommend 8 ½” x 24″ and large (12 ½” min) square for this pattern)
-Creative Grids circle ruler set (Recommended)
-Marking pen/pencil
-Stiletto (recommended)
-Tube turning tool
-Wonder Clips
-General sewing foot
-Zipper foot
-¼” foot (optional)
-Walking Foot / Dual Feed / MuVit Foot (optional)
-Steam iron & ironing mat/board
-Seam gauge
-Basic sewing supplies – pins, scissors, extra sewing machine needles, etc.

Extra Instructions:

You can add an adjustable cross-body strap, using the ByAnnie Carrying Strap and Pad pattern
along with the following supplies:

-1 ½” Strap with pad
-1/3m fabric
-10″ X 10″ quilted fabric
-2 X 1 ½” swivel hooks
-1 X 1 ½” Wide-mouth slider