Learn to sew a Buckthorn Backpack on a sewing machine

Bagmaking: Buckthorn Backpack


This product is currently out of stock and unavailable.

This advanced beginner bagmaking class is focusing on bags for everyone. Join in to make the Buckthorn Backpack and stay organized while on the go!

Cost: $175 course fee

Instructor: Diana

Prerequisite: This course is for advanced beginners and assumes that you’ve completed our Sewing 102 course or have equivalent skills.

  • April AM: class meets Wednesday April 19th & 26th from 10:00am-12:30pm sold out
  • April PM: class meets Wednesday April 19th & 26th from 7:00-9:30pm sold out

If you’d like to be notified when future classes are added to our calendar, please complete this form.  For questions, email us at [email protected] with BUCKTHORN BACKPACK in the subject line.

your sewing machine, thread, basic sewing kit and the items listed below

Buckthorn Backpack

  • Pattern (available from Noodlehead)
  • coordinating thread
  • Microtex needle sz 14 or 16
  • 3/4 yard exterior fabric
  • 1 yard Lining Fabric (quilting cotton)
  • 1.5 yards Fusible Woven Interfacing (Pellon SF101 – 20”-wide)
  • 1/2 yard Fusible Fleece interfacing -OR- By Annie’s Soft + Stable foam interfacing
  • (1) 16” handbag zipper for top closure (must be 1.25″ wide)
  • (2) 1.5”-wide triangle rings -OR- d-rings
  • (2) 1.5”-wide swivel clasps
  • (2) 1.5”-wide strap slider
  • 4 yards of 1.5″ webbing for strap -OR- add an additional 3/4 yard of exterior fabric to make strap + 1.5 yards interfacing