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AC_P: The FUNdamental Tote - Winter/Christmas Theme

  • 9 Dec 2023
  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • *Nova Labs, 3850 Jermantown Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030 (Crafter's Cove)
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Step into the holiday spirit while honing your sewing skills with The FUNdamental Tote, with a delightful winter/Christmas theme!  

Perfect for beginners, this class guides you through crafting a stylish tote that embodies the festive season. With the approximate size of 12 inches in width, 9 inches in height, and a depth of 4 inches, your tote will not only embody practicality but also capture the essence of winter or the holiday season.

Guided through step-by-step instructions, you’ll learn to create a classy tote with seasonal charm. You will master the creation of an internal zipper pocket and slip pocket, hardware attachment, durable straps, rivets for a professional finish, and the techniques of boxing corners and drop-in lining, you'll also incorporate elements that echo the winter wonderland or Christmas festivity.

The FUNdamental Tote in its winter/Christmas theme becomes your canvas to blend essential sewing skills with a touch of seasonal joy. Whether you're new to bag making or looking to refine your expertise with a themed project, this class offers the ideal platform. Create a bag that not only showcases your growing sewing prowess but also radiates the warmth and cheer of the holiday season.

All materials will be provided and you will receive a link for a digital copy of the pattern from the pattern designer JoLeeLee Creations, ensuring you have everything needed to create your themed tote and to make more totes in the future. You are welcome to bring your own sewing machine or use one available in Crafter’s Cove.

Skill Level: Beginner

Prerequisites: It's recommended that students have some experience using a sewing machine, as this class builds upon basic sewing skills with bagmaking specifics.

Age requirement: 16+

Instructor: Rebecca McCord

Class must have 2 participants sign up to run. If this does not happen those who have paid will be issued a full refund.

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