Meet the Portsmith Tote

Welcome! We're so excited you're here.

This tote was designed with you in mind— it’s a completely beginner-friendly bag with an amazing pay off. In just a couple hours, not only will you be thrilled to be making a tote with your own two hands, you'll also learn indispensable bag sewing tips to handle heavy-duty fabric and attach leather handles.

Skills Learned:

  • Sewing heavy duty fabric
  • Sewing an envelope base
  • Attaching leather straps
  • Constructing a bag
  • How to set metal rivets
  • Working with waxed canvas

This course includes a pdf version of our Portsmith Tote pattern and instructions. Be sure to download both in order to prepare for class!

1. Start Here _ Hello Maker_portsmith_onlineclass.pdf