Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Handbags

Hey, BB! Got something for you. I want to refer to a post from Don Morin. I’ll try to make this quick. The title of this post( or it’s probably a website) is “Making Leather Bags” by Don Morin. It gives a lot of information on leather techniques for  a leather tote. And I favor …

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DIY

Hello, Bagg Brigade! It’s Friday evening and I am about to do some studying on handbag making. I mean, real handbag making. The way I’m supposed to do it.The way ya’ll do it. Finding pieces for handles, the right materials, trimming and all that . I hope you guys are patient with me because I know …

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HeadGear

This blog is about another passion of mine. I really like hats. I probably have too many and most of them are baseball types. That is not good for me because that style is old for me but I need to find another style to cover my head. I have been looking around for ideas and …

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Accessories

I finally thought of how I want to finish my second(official) project. I had initially planned to use this bag as a cover for my drawing board. Yes. I finally signed up for a basic drawing class. Anyway, I have constructed a cover for my board and I need to put handles or some kind …

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Crafts

Good Day, Bagg Brigade. I think I have found one of the best handbag blogs since I have been wanting to make a bag. The blog is titled Bag’n-telle and I think I fell in love with this blog. The latest post talks about different zippers. This post is very informative and I learned a lot …

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Accessories, Handbags

I have a new Project in the works. Or maybe, an Assignment to start. I don’t want to just blog about what I like or what I am trying to design/create. I need/want to learn about Handbags, purses and other accessories and crafts. And I want to be able to hopefully do a better job …

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Handbag designers

Good morning, Bagg Brigade! I had planned to give you guys a break for the weekend but I wanted to tell you something. I just remembered a story I read earlier this week in the InStyle magazine. It was an announcement of the winners of the Independent Handbag Designers. But the group only had six …

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My Projects

Happy Friday and I am ready for the weekend. A little update on my projects. I just finished what I had been working on. I had some old fabric pieces, but I didn’t know what to do with them. Well now I have a finished product and they are so cute. They are mini totes …

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Handbags

Today on the Today show, they had the segment “Steals and Deals”. I found that I actually like this segment, even though I don’t catch it every time. Jill Martin is the host for this segment and the products she shows are always at least fifty percent off. When you watch this segment, you have …

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Accessory angle: Handbags

Just watched “Family Affair” video by Mary J.Blige, one of my favorite singers). I have always liked that beat, though I can’t dance at all. And here’s to my new ideas. Thinking about my tote bags and was up kind of late last night writing out a plan for how to design/decorate. I was excited …

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