Bag Making, Denim, DESIGNIN' DENIM, Lányos Handmade, Pants

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!

Bag Making, Fabrics, I made it!! 2019, Sewing

Pure chaos!

It has been a busy few weeks!  I was being a whiny baby because our fridge was on the verge of dying.  We started by looking at about six different brands, about four finishes and about three different styles.  Ugh!  Can’t they just give me an exact replacement for the one I had and loved… Continue reading Pure chaos!

Bag Making, Indie sewing patterns, Sewing, sewing patterns

Be a Lányos Handmade Pattern Tester!

The time has come and my Gemma© Bag Pattern is ready to be tested. Would you like to be involved? I would LOVE some real feedback! Pattern Testers will receive a DRAFT copy of the Gemma© Bag PDF Pattern, sew it up, and let me know how I did. Did the pattern make sense? Is… Continue reading Be a Lányos Handmade Pattern Tester!

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

Inspiration.

Wow!  By my standards it has been a while since I posted! I was enjoying myself with visitors all last weekend and into the beginning of the week ... my sisters ... so I don't know if they count as formal guests, or not! 😂  Two out of three of them joined me in doing… Continue reading Inspiration.

Bag Making, I made it!! 2019, Indie sewing patterns, Lányos Handmade, Sewing, sewing patterns

Lányos Handmade and a FREE pattern!

What's that? Well this is going to be a short post introducing you to my new Shop, Lányos Handmade! I have opened a fledging shop where I am selling my 100% Handmade Bags and accessories, and the PDF sewing patterns for them (if you like to sew, keep in touch!), and perhaps even workIng with… Continue reading Lányos Handmade and a FREE pattern!