The fabric that we use to make our bags can change the look of the bag completely and for some of us choosing the fabric is the most exciting part of making a bag. Below, I listed some places and websites for fabrics that are very popular in bags making as well as some examples.
Alison Glass Fabric
One of the most popular fabrics in bag making and my personal favorite is Alison Glass fabric. Alison Glass a designer from Virginia and her fabrics are handcrafted and colorful. They are also popular for quilting.
If you search in social media the hashtag #alisonglass you can see many other examples of projects made with her fabric.
Here are some examples of bags made with Alison Glass fabric:
Cotton and Steel
Cotton + Steel is another brand very popular in bag making, it is very colorful and has great designs.
Below are some examples of bags made using Cotton and Steel Fabric:
Pattern: Brooklyn from Swoon Patterns (BOMC 2016 - May)
Another popular fabric in bag making is Cork. Cork comes in different colors and is available at Sew Sweetness.
Here are some examples of bags made using Cork, they look gorgeous!
Pattern: Coalition Bag by Sew Sweetness (BOMC 2016 Oct)
Cork: Black with Silver
Accents: Glitter Vinyl Silver