First time making a leather messenger bag for men:)Process: Stitch the compartment inside first and attach the button closure Cut out all the straps and labels, and use double rivets to attach them. Stitch inner pocket for keys. Adjustable straps. Finished bag: Added shoulder pad for comfort.
* Posts under ‘Whitney’s Notes’ are for me to organize my notes from conference, my research over special topics and my random work inspired by random things. Please check reference list to find the original content.* Inuit’s male outfit, 1914-1916 Inuit-Yupik Northern Caribou skin, beads, caribou fore teeth, female inner parka, 1930’s Two of many things I love about leather: 1. it is an organic material—it came with unique natural look and reacts to its environment and its users and changes over time, […]