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Customer Creations January 2023

Customer Creations - January 2023 - Andrie Designs

Hey bag makers, welcome to this month’s round-up of Customer Creations for you! We’ve got so many totes and crossbody bags to share with you today! Read on to see some of the beautiful creations your fellow bag makers have been sewing! First up we have this stunning Classic Market Tote that Cindy Made! Using […]

Create a Strap with Directional Fabric

Create a Strap with Directional Fabric - Andrie Designs

Today we have a quick little tutorial for you on how to create a handle or strap using directional fabric. This tutorial shows you the steps to ensure the print on the fabric runs in the right direction once your handle or strap is attached to your bag. Plus how to join them with a […]

Waterproof your Project!

Waterproof your Project - Andrie Designs

Hey Bag Makers! Today we are answering one of the top questions we get in the Andrie Designs Patterns Facebook Group: “How do I waterproof my fabric?” In this post, you will find 3 products we recommend for making your fabric waterproof or resistant PLUS we’re sharing 3 fabric options as well! We broke them […]

Customize Your Creations!

Customize Your Creations - Andrie Designs

Hey Bag Maker! Today we have a fun little post about simple ways that you can take one of our patterns and truly make it your own! Having the pattern is a great foundation to start creating but how do you stand out in the crowd? Read on to see 5 ways you can easily […]

Little Freehand Pack Flap & Handle Hack

Little Freehand Pack Flap & Handle Hack - Andrie Designs

Hi bag makers! We have a fun and trendy pattern hack for you today! The Little Freehand Pack is a sweet little backpack or hip bag that we see pop up from time to time so let’s give it a little update! Read on to see how to add a flap and handle in this […]

Stand Up Clutch Crossbody Strap Hack

Stand Up Clutch Crossbody Strap Hack - Andrie Designs

Hello bag makers! As many of you know, the Stand Up Clutch is a personal favourite of mine. I love piecing together all kinds of prints for this sweet little clutch. I am showing you how to turn this clutch into a small crossbody bag this week! Read on to see how I add this […]

Customer Creations – April 2022

Customer Creations - April 2022 - Andrie Designs

Hey bag makers! We have an all-new round-up of Customer Creations for you! We’ve got some classic bags, some funny prints and so much more for you to see! Read on to see some of the beautiful makes your fellow bag makers have been creating! First up we have this proud Good-To-Go Messenger Bag that […]