Oct 052011
 

Video- 4:59 mins. There are a few tools you may want to have in your ever growing arsenal of sewing and craft tools. I’ve put this clip together to help you identify some of the items you may see me using from time to time.  The tools I am referring to are for the Teri Monique style purses which we […]

Oct 052011
 
Laying Out an Enclosed Purse

Video-  23:59 Purse making & design is easier than it really looks when it is approached in a simple step-by-step fashion. Watch the unfolding of the simple steps to laying out a fully enclosed purse. There is no need for confusion and you don’t have to be a fashion illustrator or an artist to design your purses.

Jun 132011
 
Making a Straw Clutch

4 Part Video- 49.04 mins.Watch this demonstration of how to make a straw clutch purse… from pattern design to completion. This is a must see video if you want to design your own handbag. A straw clutch must be the ultimate year round purse! It’s definitely something that can be dressed up or down and it’s a purse you can […]

Jun 102011
 

Video 8:48 mins. This is where you can really give your purse an upward lift. A good, well applied binding is a necessity in creating a professionally finished product. On the other hand a poorly applied binding of inferior material tends to bring an otherwise nifty design on its heals

Jun 082011
 
Twist Lock Closures

In addition to making your purse a functional breeze to operate, purse closures can really add value & beauty. Move beyond the velcro and button fasteners to add real value to your product. Twist locks come in a variety of sizes, shapes and finishes.

Jun 082011
 
Purse Handles

With so many options available in gorgeous purse handles it is key to know how to install a variety of handles. This video demonstrates how to install the typical metal purse handle used on many Teri Monique handbags. This handle is especially handy for firm bodied purses & can be custom decorated & beaded to suit your fancy.

May 292011
 
Painting Ready-Made Purses

2 Part Video- 42:8 Need a bag for a special occasion but no time to sew a purse, then just paint one! With a little paint and creativity you can create the perfect purse for just about any event. So whether you’re going out for tea, a wedding or to the supermarket, you can go with your very own signature […]