The re-purposed denim and belt handle in this project makes the bag super strong and sturdy. Use it for shopping, it also makes a great weekend break bag.  










Lauren Guthrie has always loved sewing since she was a child when she would play with the off cuts of her mum’s projects. Five years ago she decided to turn her hobby and passion into a career by opening up her own fabric shop and sewing studio. While setting the business up she was a finalist on the first series of the BBC’s The Great British Sewing Bee. Her shop and studio space, Guthrie & Ghani, started welcoming customers and teaching workshops in their Birmingham shop back in 2013 and she hasn’t looked back since. She loves sharing her makes on her blog

The full article is in the May 2017 issue of Sewing World magazine

All notions and tools available from Guthrie & Ghani,