Maywood Leather + Hardware Kit

Maywood Leather + Hardware Kit

from 115.00

All the leather + hardware—minus the fabric!

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
PRODUCTION TIME: 6–8 hours

Two bags in one! The Maywood converts from backpack to tote with the pull of a strap. It features adjustable leather straps, a zipper closure, an exterior pocket with magnetic snap, and an interior pocket large enough to carry a 15" laptop. Make it yourself on a home sewing machine with “I made this!” bragging rights.

  • We source our leather with comfort, durability, and style in mind. Leather straps are 8–9 oz. They come round end and hole punched for a professional look.

  • All hardware included, even extra rivets!

  • Access to the Maywood Resources webpage, which includes: a full digital pattern, digital instruction booklet, digital Leather + Rivets Guide, and online video tutorials
    (Please note: These are video tutorials for specific techniques, not a full online class).

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KIT CONTENTS

Guides

  • Access to password protected Maywood Resource webpage

  • Digital Instruction Booklet: Step-by-step + fully illustrated

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

  • Digital Leather + Rivets Guide

  • Online Technique Videos

    • These are technique tutorials only, not a full online class. For a full class, take an in-person workshop!

Leather

  • (1) Adjustable Backpack Strap

  • (1) Tote Strap

  • (1) Handle

  • (1) Strap Stopper

  • (2) Buckle Straps

  • (4) D-Ring Tabs

  • (6) Reinforcement Tabs

  • (4) Washers

  • (1) Zipper Pull

Hardware

  • (1) 14" Brass Zipper

  • (2) 3/4" Center Bar Buckles

  • (4) 3/4" Metal D-Rings

  • (1) 18 mm Magnetic Snap Rivet

  • (28) Large Tubular Rivets (6 extra!)

  • (1) Small Tubular Rivet

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

BAG FEATURES

  • Convertible leather straps

  • Internal pocket (fits 15" laptop!)

  • Zipper top closure

  • Fully-lined interior

  • External pocket with magnetic closure

  • D-Ring to attach keys

  • Dimensions: 16.5" H x 10.5" W (bottom) / 15” W (top) x 5" D

SKILLS LEARNED

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

  • Create convertible leather straps

  • Sew a zipper with lining fabric

  • Set tubular rivets

  • Construct boxed corners

  • Work with leather

  • Set a magnetic snap rivet

  • Sew multiple layers of heavy-duty fabric

TOOLS NEEDED

Essential Tools Bundle (add-on at checkout!)

  • Tubular Rivet Peening Tool

  • Magnetic Snap Rivet Setter

  • 3/32" Drive Punch

Additional Tools

  • Edgestitch Presser Foot

  • Denim Needle

  • All-Purpose Thread

  • Fabric Pencil

  • Mallet (not rubber) + Cutting Board

  • Craft Clips

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