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How to Sew a …

Have you ever tried googling that?  Just start typing it and see all the choices that pop up?  Blogs ... YouTubes ... I've been sewing since Grade 8 (I think).  I have always tried everything, didn't matter whether I failed or succeeded, I just kept on going.  In the beginning, I followed the instructions word… Continue reading How to Sew a …

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Bag Making, I made it!! 2020, Indie sewing patterns, Lányos Handmade, Sewing, sewing patterns

A new (old?) pattern release!

I hope everyone is doing as well as they can in these trying times.  My prayers go out to you.Things have finally settled into a pattern (LOL) around here.  I have survived the change from working in an office to working from home.  I have even found a bright side to the change!  Like ... an extra three hours… Continue reading A new (old?) pattern release!

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How to install metal rivets on your bags … the easy & inexpensive way!

*** Originally posted in the Lányos Handmade Shop Blog "Bag News", just a bit of a technical problem over there and it leaked through here! 🙂 Tools: Some bag makers invest in a LEATHER PUNCH or HAND PRESS or a MINI PUNCH SET.  I use a SEWING AWL. What you need will depend on your frequency of use, the number of layers and… Continue reading How to install metal rivets on your bags … the easy & inexpensive way!

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I’m back!!!

Did you miss me? It seems just a little while ago I packed my bag and my travel buddy, Jerry the Minion, and left my sewing machine behind. I did have a couple of weeks off there - it went by so fast. I had a blast! I made a few new friends on my… Continue reading I’m back!!!

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Celebrating Canada Day with a gift for you!

Today is the start of many days away from the office for me - my summer holidays! I'm almost giddy - so much so I want to share a small gift with you to celebrate ... but more on that later! I'm starting my time off with careful planning of what has to be done… Continue reading Celebrating Canada Day with a gift for you!

Bag Making, Fabrics, I made it!! 2019, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, Sewing rooms

Gemma©️ Bag Pattern Testers!

It's been a busy few months for Lányos Handmade. Lots was accomplished. The Gemma© Bag was finished and released! It was great fun and now I am happy to share the Lányos Handmade Gemma© Bag Pattern with you, over at my new shop Lányos Handmade: I want to introduce you to my wonderful team of… Continue reading Gemma©️ Bag Pattern Testers!