Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

Bag Maker Gift Guide

Bag Maker Gift Guide - Andrie Designs

With holidays right around the corner, we thought now would be the perfect time to put together a gift guide of what bag makers need for Christmas or any special day really! This list has 10 things you can put together in a nice little gift to get the bag maker in your life sorted […]

Adventure Time Backpack Tips and Tricks

Adventure Time Backpack Tips and Tricks - Andrie Designs

Hello bag makers! The Adventure Time Backpack pattern is our backpack pattern that is a huge hit with bag makers during the holidays and prior to the school season! We decided to round up some tips and tricks for this creative bag with the holidays coming up! Check out all the sew along, tutorials and […]

Strap Hacks Round Up!

Strap Hacks Round Up - Andrie Designs

Hello bag makers, we have an interesting round up of tutorials for you today! We are often asked how to add certain straps to various bags and clutches so I thought that now would be the perfect time to round up all these tips and tricks! We have 12 different strap tutorials for you and […]

Adventure Time Backpack – What Goes Where?

Adventure Time Backpack - What Goes Where? - Andrie Designs

Hello, bag makers! Today’s post is short and sweet and is for the Adventure Time Backpack pattern. If you haven’t grabbed your copy of this extremely popular pattern then you can do so here. If you have ever opened up this pattern, you know that it can certainly be an adventure to cut out! One of the […]

That Flap Saddlebag Tips & Tricks

That Flap Saddlebag Tips and Tricks - Andrie Designs

Hello bag makers! The That Flap Saddlebag pattern is a saddlebag-type bag, with a variety of applique motifs included making each and every bag completely unique!! With all the options in the pattern, we decided to round up some tips and tricks for this creative bag! Check out all the pattern hacks, tutorials and more below to […]

Stitching Curves and Odd Shapes

Stitching Curves and Odd Shapes- Andrie Designs

Hey bag maker! We recently asked in the Andrie Designs Patterns Facebook Group if you had any bag-making questions for us to answer! We got some excellent questions so we are going to make our way through them as blog posts! Up first we have a question from Maria: I’d love to learn how to […]

Bree’s Box Toiletry Caddy Tips & Tricks

Bree's Box Tips and Tricks - Andrie Designs

Hello bag makers! The Bree’s Box Toiletry Bag pattern was originally released in Homespun Magazine and is a versatile pattern that is great for so many uses! With all the ways to use this caddy, we decided to round up some tips and tricks for this toiletry bag! Check out all the pattern hacks, tutorials and […]