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20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Lisa Lam
Bring greater style and structure to all of your handbags! Learn how to easily install linings, zippers, pockets, handles and more in any bag project.
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Savvy sewers know interfacing is the secret to professional-looking bags. Learn how to choose and use each type for beautiful bags with custom structure.
Sara  Lawson
Sara Lawson
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Design and sew your very own high-fashion handbag in this class taught by author, designer and television host Brett Bara.
Brett Bara
Brett Bara
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Get bag-savvy by mastering the use of purse frames!
Lisa  Lam
Lisa Lam

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20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags