Fremont Full Maker Kit

Fremont Full Maker Kit

from 135.00

All the ingredients you need to make this bag!

SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner
PRODUCTION TIME: 4-6 hours

Light, durable, and secure, the Fremont Tote is your hardworking everyday waxed canvas bag with a durable zipper, lots of pockets, and strong leather handles secured with metal rivets. Carry it by the handles or go hands-free and sling it across your body. The off-white canvas lining enables you to see what’s in your bag with ease, while also providing structure.

  • All fabric is cut-to-size, marked, and ready to sew! We’ve paired rugged 8 - 10 oz waxed canvas with 12 oz off-white natural duck canvas lining.

  • We source our leather with comfort, durability, and style in mind. Leather straps are 5-7 oz. They come round end and hole punched for a professional look.

  • All hardware included, even extra rivets!

  • Physical instruction booklet, online resources page with video tutorials, and a full digital pattern included

Choose from one of our popular color combinations or pick custom colors at checkout.

Color Combo:
Add-On Drive Punches ( 3/32" + 3/16") +$15:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
Fremont Diagram.png
 
arrow.png
 

KIT CONTENTS

Guides

  • Instruction Booklet: Step-by-step and fully illustrated

  • Digital Pattern PDF: Print-at-home version and large format pattern

  • Access to password protected pattern resource page

  • Online Video Tutorials

Fabric

  • (2) Exterior waxed canvas pieces

  • (2) Lining 12 oz off-white natural duck canvas pieces

  • (1) Exterior waxed canvas pocket

  • (1) Interior waxed canvas pocket

Leather

  • (2) Leather Handles: 14" x 3/4"

  • (2) Leather O-Ring Tabs: 6" x 3/4"

  • (1) Leather Cross-Body Strap: 45" x 1"

  • (1) Leather Zipper Pull: 4 1/2” x 1/4”

  • (9) Leather reinforcement washers: 5/8” diameter

Hardware

  • (12) Medium Metal Rivets: 10 + 2 extra!

  • (2) O-Rings: 1"

  • (2) Chicago Screws: 1/4"

  • (1) D-Ring: 3/4"

  • (1) 14" Brass Zipper (non-separating)

  • (2) Small Metal Rivets

  • (1) Sew-in ‘I MADE THIS / KLUM HOUSE’ label

BAG FEATURES

  • Dimensions: 10.5" high x 11" wide (at bottom) x 5" deep

  • Pockets: Two exterior and one interior

  • Metal zipper closure

  • Cross body strap

  • Water resistant waxed canvas exterior

  • 12 oz natural canvas liner

  • High quality reinforced leather handles

  • D-Ring to attach keys or bling!

SKILLS LEARNED

SKILL LEVEL: Confident Beginner

  • Sewing multiple layers of heavy duty fabric

  • Attaching hardware & straps

  • Sewing zippers

  • Sewing a lining

  • Boxing corners

  • Various ways to set rivets properly

  • Installing a Chicago Screw

  • Conceptual elements of bag making

SUGGESTED TOOLS

  • For setting Chicago Screws:
    - Drive punch (3/16”)
    - Flathead screw driver
    - Chicago Screw Tool
    - Locktite (Low strength)

  • For punching holes in fabric (choose one below):

    - Technique 1: Drive Punch, cutting board, and mallet
    - For rivet holes: Size #1 (3/32”)
    - For Chicago Screw holes: Size #6 (3/16”)
    - Technique 2: Rotary Leather Punch

  • For setting rivets (choose one below):
    - Technique 1: Hammer & hard surface —OR— Rivet Setter, hard surface, and mallet
    *suggested hard surfaces are metal anvil, stone, or concrete
    - Technique 2: Industrial Hand Press fitted with the correct dies

  • For bag sewing: Edge-stitch presser foot

COLORS
 
 
 

GALLERY
 
 
 

CLASSES

Online Class

In Person Workshop