Learn to sew a Sandhill Sling on a sewing machine

Bagmaking: Sandhill Sling



This advanced beginner bagmaking class is focusing on bags for everyone. Join in to make the Sandhill Sling 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.

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  • September WKD:  class meets Saturdays, September 16th and 23rd from 2:00-4:30pm sold out

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

Sandhill Sling

  • Pattern (available from Noodlehead)
  • coordinating thread
  • Microtex needle sz 14 or 16
  • 5/8 yard exterior fabric (Canvas [7-9 oz. weight])
  • 5/8 yard Lining Fabric (quilting cotton)
  • 1-1/4 yards Fusible Woven Interfacing (Pellon SF101 – 20”-wide)
  • (1) 18” head to head handbag zipper for top closure
  • (1) 10” handbag zipper for front pocket closure (view A) -OR- 14mm magnetic snap/size 24 metal spring snap (View B)
  • (1) 1”-wide d-ring
  • (2) 1.5”-wide swivel clasps
  • (1) 1.5”-wide strap slider
  • 1.5 yards of 1.5″ webbing for strap -OR- add an additional 1/4 yard of exterior fabric to make strap
  • (optional) 1/4″ wide elastic for interior pocket
  • (optional) setting tool if using spring snap