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SEW LIKE A BOSS: Rule Bag Making with the Portsmith Tote

  • Klum House Workshop (map)

Learn to sew a durable everyday tote made with rugged waxed canvas and timeless leather straps featuring a unique envelope bottom. Made by you bragging rights!

Level: Absolute Beginnger/Beginner
No prior sewing experience needed.

This tote was designed with YOU in mindβ€” It’s a completely beginner-friendly bag with an amazing pay-off. In just 2.5 hours, not only will you go home with a tote you made with your own two hands, you'll also learn indispensable bag sewing tips for handling heavy-weight fabric & learn how to attach leather handles!

Skills Learned

- Sewing with heavyweight waxed canvas on a home machine
- Sewing an envelope base
- Attaching leather straps with metal hardware
- Constructing a bag

This class is part 2 of the Sew Like a Boss Series. Take 1 class or all 3 for a $53 discount on the whole series!

 

Sew Like A Boss: Beginner Sewing Series - $175

Take each class individually or as part of the SEW LIKE A BOSS Series for a $53 savings.

This 3-part beginner sewing series is designed to make learning how to sew fun & easy for everyone! From sewing newbies who have never touched a sewing machine, to folks who are looking to strengthen their existing skillset & dive into bag making. Take one class or all three for $53 less than taking each class individually!

Class 1:
RULE YOUR SEWING MACHINE 101

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Price: $48

  • 2 hours

  • Unlock your creative sewing potential & learn to sew like a boss by gaining a thorough understanding of your sewing machine in this illuminating workshop.

SIGN UP FOR JUST SEWING 101

Class 2:
RULE BAG MAKING WITH THE PORTSMITH TOTE

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Price: $105

  • 2.5 hours

  • Learn to sew a durable everyday tote made with rugged waxed canvas and timeless leather straps featuring a unique envelope bottom. Made by you bragging rights!

SIGN UP FOR JUST PORTSMITH TOTE

Class 3:
RULE ZIPPERS WITH THE WOODLAND DOPP KIT

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Price: $75

  • 3 hours

  • Learn tips & tricks to sew a zipper into a lined pouch. Create an easy-sew boxy zipper pouch. This classic waxed canvas dopp kit features leather details and a brass zipper.

SIGN UP FOR JUST WOODLAND DOPP KIT

 

Maker Kits

We cut & prep everything for your projects and bundle them as Maker Kits so you can start building your skills at the sewing machine right away!


Additional Kits

Lucky you! Students get 50% off extra kits of the projects made in class. Continue building your skills by making another for a friend, because you know they'll want one;) Discount given on day of class only.


Color Choices

When you sign up you'll be asked for your waxed canvas color choices for your projects. Click on the photos below to view them larger. Leather & hardware choices will be made during class.