More Free Patterns for Zipper Bags

In the article How to Sew a Zipper Bag: 10 FREE Pattern & Tutorial, I listed 10 great patterns that you can sew.  These patterns are great to use your fabric and zipper scraps.   I’ve been spending some time reading … Read More

How to Use Zippers by the Yard

. As opposed to most zippers available in fabric and craft sores, Zippers by the yard are sold by the yard.  There is a learning curve using zippers by the yard but they are very flexible and the best part … Read More

Cute Zipper Pouch – FREE Pattern

I made these cute zipper pouches with the Teeny Tiny Zipper Coin Purse Pattern.  You can download the FREE pattern on Craftsy. They are very small and easy to sew. You can learn how to sew a cute Teeny Tiny zipper pouch … Read More

Nautical Zippered Pouch Tutorial

. This tutorial is for an easy zippered pouch with a  nautical theme – it is perfect to carry your essentials during the summer! You can use it as a makeup bag or as a wristlet to carry your sunglasses, … Read More

Valentine’s Day Craft Ideas & FREE Patterns

Below I listed five Valentine’s Day Craft Ideas using free patterns.  For any of these projects you can use heart fabrics and the Valentine’s Day Zipper Kit. (with the cute heart zipper pull).  I hope this post inspires you to make something … Read More

How to Make a Tassel with Cork Fabric

This photo tutorial illustrates how to make a tassel.  Tassels are great to add a professional look to your handmade bags and they are very easy to make. You’ll Need: Fabric (you can use vinyl, leather, or cork) Ruler and Rotary … Read More

Cork Bag – FREE Sewing Pattern

Thanks to Lisa Perea from Cork and Cloth for sponsoring this post. Cork is one of my favorite materials for bag making.  It is soft yet durable and it looks amazing.  Everyone want to touch my cork bags when they … Read More

Convertible Bag – FREE Sewing Pattern

I made this convertible bag using  Black and Metallic Arrows and for the bag accents, I used Gold Glitter Vinyl and to complement the fabrics, I used touch my favorite metallic gold zipper for both zippers (pocket zipper and top zipper).       … Read More

DIY Halloween Treat Bags – Tutorial

This DIY Halloween Treat Bags tutorial is for a lined Pyramid that you can use as a candy bag. My kids have never been so excited for any of my other projects, they loved them.  They can be party favors or … Read More

Double Zipper Pouch Tutorial

This double zipper pouch tutorial is for a lined pouch that you can use as a pencil case, cosmetics bag, or as a clutch. The finished measurements are approximately 10″ wide x 5 1/2 tall. This is a good project … Read More

GOLD Nylon Metallic Zippers

I’m happy to announce that the Nylon Metallic Zippers are now available in Gold. They are now available for purchase in black, white, and gold zipper tape with gold teeth. As an introductory offer, you can get them 40% OFF. … Read More

Crossbody Bag FREE Pattern

I made these Crossbody Bags with the Gerbera FREE Pattern.  The Gerbera Crossbody is a great pattern if you are in need of a quick craft show or gift item! It has a feature center panel where you can focus … Read More

Blog Giveaway

If you like metal zippers, these nylon metallic zippers are a great alternative.  You can easily cut and sew through the nylon teeth, while achieving the professional appearance of metal teeth! It’s the best of both worlds! If you win in this blog … Read More

Meet Samantha aka Mrs H

Samantha (aka Mrs H) is a bag pattern designer living in the South Wales valleys with her husband Dus and their unfortunately nick-named daughter, Elvis. She’s been designing sewing patterns for bags since 2011, and relishes making tricky styles accessible … Read More

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