Learn to Sew - Furoshiki Bag Class (Beginner - Sewing)


Do you want to learn basic sewing skills and be able to make as many bags as you want? The Miyako bag handle is a unique model and inspired by Japanese bags. It allows you to make a bag from a 90-100cm square of fabric (furoshiki) in just a few seconds. This removable handle will allow you to make as many bags as you want by simply changing fabric or sewn shapes.


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You will learn:

  • Sewing machine basics such as winding a bobbin and threading the machine
  • How to follow simple instructions on construction
  • How to sew with a seam allowance and pivoting corners
  • How to cut with a rotary cutter and ruler

We will provide:

  • 1 x Leather Furoshiki Bag Handle
  • any sewing tools needed during the class

You will need:

  • 1m of quilting cotton
  • matching thread

A list of our class policies can be found here.
Minimum registration is 3. Maximum is 5.

This class is being taught by: Issy