Make a Stitchless Bucket Bag or Saddle Bag in a Day Workshop

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Regular price £175.00 GBP
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Join me in my Bristol studio in Montpelier to make your very own leather bag or backpack.  There will be 2 styles to choose from: a saddle bag or a bucket bag. Both styles are constructed using absolutely no stitching, sewing machines or needles!  Pieces are woven together with some strategically-placed rivets to keep them secure. You'll even get to choose the colour of your fully functional leather bag.  The class size is limited to a maximum of 4 people to ensure you get plenty of one to one attention! 

YOU WILL LEARN

  • How to use a variety of leather work tools to cut, punch out and finish leather.
  • How to set metal rivets to join leather. 
  • Choose from two bag shapes - saddle bag or bucket bag (bags will measure roughly 28cm x 28cm when completed)
  • Choose from a wide selection of coloured leather
  • If you fancy, emboss your bag with your name or initials - discover how to use a hot foiling machine

WORKSHOP LOCATION

Leather Needle Thread, Studio 2, Apperley Studios, 1 St Andrews Road, Bristol, BS6 5EH - just ring the buzzer on arrival! 

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • A choice of bag styles - bucket bag or saddle bag 
  • A wide range of responsibly-sourced Italian vegetable tanned leather to choose from 
  • Solid brass buckles and fittings
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits
  • We'll break for a short lunch - there are lots of fabulous independent cafes nearby for lunch

 

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Dimensions of finished item

The saddle bag measures 30cm (12”) wide by 20cm (8”) high by 8cm (3”) deep. The strap is adjustable with a solid brass buckle and measures 95cm (37”) at shortest/120cm (47”) at longest.

The bucket bag measures 25cm (10”) wide by 25cm (10”) high by 25cm (10”) deep. The strap is adjustable with a solid brass buckle and measures 95cm (37”) at shortest/120cm (47”) at longest.

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Rachel
Highly recommended!

My mum and I had a lovely time at Leather Needle Thread making our bucket bags. The day was perfectly paced and the outcome was great. I’m amazed I managed to make something so lovely!

Thanks for taking the time to write this lovely review and post a picture of your fabulous bag! It was so nice to meet you and your mum - thanks for coming!