You'll learn how to work with light leather, how to use a walking foot attachment, the needle requirements and how to handle the tools to attach accessories.
While we take you through all the basics you'll make a Mina + Oli exclusive tote design.
Plus the awesomness of walking away with a totally cool tote made by you!
Photographed Samples: The larger bag is made from a yellow vinyl and medium weight woven dress fabric as the contrast. The smaller bag is made from a light blue leather and darker blue suede. Both bags have natural coloured woven straps.
Notes on Supplies: The easiest place to source leather is from op shops! Grab jackets and skirts, then will give them a new life. This is a great sustainable way to reuse material that has a long durable life (but often is in the daggiest of garments - HELLO 80s!!!
The Fabric Store on Brunswick Street has a great range of leather in brilliant colours.
Workshop skill levels explained – click here.