Dec 092013
 
Making a Straw Bag

6 Part video. Approx. 2 1/2 hrs. Isn’t it amazing what you can create with a few of nature’s products. Take this purse for example, it was made from the fronds of a straw plant (top) which was grown in the Bahamas. Skilled artisans plait many designs for use on their bags and household products. In this video we’re going […]

Sep 282012
 
Making a Sisal Applique

Video- 13:07 mins. There are times you will want to add a special touch to your design using different materials. Some of these materials are best used on surfaces as an applique. In this video you will see how to quickly make a decorative sisal applique that can be applied to your purse or decorative item.

Jun 142011
 
Straw At An Angle

Video- 14:01 mins. Straw adds an amazing texture to handbags. It comes in so many styles and colors that there should never be a humdrum handbag on the planet. But a lot of the interest comes from knowing how to put the straw together for a professional and exciting appearance even if you are using a basic straw plait. In […]

Jun 132011
 
Sewing Straw

Video- 14:11 mins. Once the basics are grasped in sewing straw plait then it is full speed ahead for creating awesome straw purses, mats, baskets and whatever your heart desires. This video demonstrates the basics of sewing straw for your amazing creations using a basic straw plait. Jazz up your designs with custom dyed designer plaits. See a variety of […]

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 […]