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SF POP-UP! Sewing 102: Learn Zippers, Bag Linings & Pockets with the Overlook Tote

  • WorkshopSF 1798 McAllister Street San Francisco, CA, 94115 United States (map)

Functional + sleek, The Overlook is your superwoman utility belt disguised as a fashion-forward tote. Made by you bragging rights!

All supplies included

During this all-day intensive workshop, intermediate stitchers (also suitable for advanced beginners) become bag-sewing experts and leave with a sleek, utilitarian, cross-body tote with zipper closure. Students will learn to construct a rugged waxed canvas tote bag that includes setting zippers and sewing a pocket into this lined bag! As a finishing touch, you’ll choose your own leather straps color and hardware colors to use for your completed Overlook Tote bag. This bag will be available in black, gray, brush brown, and burgundy.

Skills Learned

- Sewing liners
- Sewing zippers
- Attaching hardware (D-rings, etc.)
- Sewing pockets
- Working with waxed canvas and leather


- Made by you!
- 2 outside pockets & 1 inside pocket
- 10 oz waxed canvas exterior
- 12 oz natural canvas liner
- Real leather straps
- Metal Hardware & D-Ring for keys
- 10.5" H x 11" W (at bottom) x 5" D

Overlook Maker Kits

As part of this class, you will receive a Overlook Waxed Canvas Tote Maker Kit that includes 8.25 oz. waxed canvas (cut & ready to sew), leather straps (pre hole-punched), hardware, Klum House label, and zipper.