Author Archives: Lisa

Installing a Recessed Zipper Panel

Installing a Recessed Zipper Panel - Andrie Designs

Welcome all! Today we have part two of the recessed zipper panel videos duo and this one is all about attaching them to your lining panels! We know it can be a little fiddly (not to mention confusing!), trying to figure out what goes where and how to make them all fit together, so thought […]

Creating a Recessed Zipper Panel

Creating a Recessed Zipper Panel - Andrie Designs

Hi everyone! Today we have another free video tutorial for you and this time it’s all about creating a perfectly aligned, smooth and bulk-free, recessed zipper panel! As with a lot of techniques in bag making, there are several different ways to do this, however after some trial and error, we’ve found this the best […]

That Flap Saddlebag

That Flap Saddlebag - Andrie Designs

Hi all and welcome to another pattern release here at Andrie Designs for the That Flap Saddlebag! The That Flap Saddlebag was originally published in the October 2018 issue of the Australian crafting magazine Homespun, as the ‘Glamshell Essentials Purse’. However, since then, she’s had a major update and now includes not just one, but […]

Creating a Zipper Pocket

Creating a Zipper Pocket - Andrie Designs

Hi all! It’s time for another free video tutorial and this time I’ve popped up a video on how I like to create zipper pockets. There are several different ways to do this, however after a bit of trial and error, I’ve found over time that our method seems to be the easiest to follow, […]

Installing a Magnetic Snap

Installing a Magnetic Snap - Andrie Designs

Hi everyone! It’s free video tutorial time again and this time around, I have a quick little tutorial for you on how I like to install magnetic snaps! Some people will say magnetic snaps are the backbone of handbag hardware, and once you’ve installed a few, you’ll find they’re super quick and easy to install, […]

Classic Market Tote

Classic Market Tote - Andrie Designs

Hi all and my gosh am I ridiculously excited today!!!! After what feels like a VERY long wait, I am pumped to announce that the Classic Market Tote is finally released and all yours!!! YAY!!! For those who weren’t aware, the Classic Market Tote was originally released in the July 2018 issue of the Australian […]

Easing a Gusset in to Place

Easing a Gusset in to Place - Andrie Designs

Hi bag makers! Today I have another free video tutorial for you and this time it’s all about easing a gusset in to place! Although it can seem daunting to some, easing a gusset in to place is really quite simple if you know the basic steps to take and you are working with a […]