It’s not every day you get a pattern that allows you to play around with leather so this should be interesting to almost any sewer that has a craving for working with leather and likes working with their hands.
Time To Complete: 2 hours 30 minutes
What You Will Need to DIY Your Own DIY Leather Backpack Pattern
- 10 square feet of natural leather
- Waxed thick thread (you can also use unwaxed but it will be harder to sew).
- Rivets, 2 buckles, 4 swivel hooks and 2 Sam Browne Buttons
- A hammer
- Two needles
- A hole puncher
- A regular cutter
For the best results when constructing this pattern, use thick natural leather that is at least 4-5 Oz. you will need to put a bit of muscle into it which is where all the fun lies.
The complete bag is an eye candy. It looks great! It’s elegant, functional and very practical. It works for both casual and official settings and outfits making it an ideal choice for both men and women who are not sure where their work or schedule will take them the next minute.