40 Handmade Bags and Purses best tutorial to make and sell

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Sharing 40 beautiful and useful tutorials to make handmade bags and purses. These ideas are not only easy but clever and genius in different ways. You will find handbags, clutches, laptop bags and more great ideas. Please note some patterns are shared for design inspiration and may not contain a tutorial.

Handmade bags and purses best tutorial


Let’s start the round up.


1. Envelope clutch tutorial

Sweater/ table runner + placemats


2. Ruffles handbag tutorial

Interfacing + fabric + liner + satin


3. DIY drawstring bag

handmade laptop bag

4. Laptop bag

handmade pleated bag

5. Pleated pouch tutorial

Fabric + liner + piping + zipper + interfacing and pattern.


6. Dolly diaper bag tutorial

Yard main fabric + yard fusible fleece + liner + thread + fusible peltex + velcro.


7. Patchwork Tote bag tutorial

Verna + Medium weight fusible interfacing + fabric for bottom, handles and lining + batting.


8. Upcycle Plarn grocery tote pattern

Plastic bags + crochet hook + tapestry needle and scissors.

laminated messenger bag

9. Laminated messenger bag

Cotton for interior + fusible stabilizer + polyester batting + double fold bias tape.


10. Fabric tote bag tutorial

Turning 25 pieces of fabric into bag.


Handmade bags and purses best tutorial

11. Flowers handmade bag tutorial

wool + cotton fabric lining + fusible fleece + fusible interfacing + magnet closure.

handmade tote bag

12. Little tote bag tutorial


13. Gathered Clutch Tutorial

Interfacing + zipper + coordinating fabrics

handmade lunch bag tutorial

14. Insulated Lunch bag tutorial

free pattern + magnetic snap + vinyl coated fabric + acrylic coated cotton + teflon presser foot


15. DIY handmade leather bag

Making taco bag leather craft using this tutorial.


16. How to make handmade leather bag?

DIY-Handmade-Leather-Bag-Leather-Crafting17. DIY handmade leather bag

Leather crafting tutorial.


18. DIY stylish patchwork bag

Easy to sew handmade DIY bag from fabric trash.


19. How to make a smocking purse?

Easy tutorial to make DIY fancy clutch bag using a piece of fabric.


20. DIY easy crossbody shoulder bag


21. Anthropologie Handbag Tutorial

handmade bow. Tutorial source missing.

urban handmade bags

22. Urban jungle bag

messenger handmade bags

23. Messenger bag tutorial (unknown source)


24. DIY coin purse mini pouch sewing tutorial


25. Fabric asterid coin purse tutorial

fabric + lining fabric + accent fabric + top pattern pieces + zipper + cording + tassel

26. Box pouch sewing tutorial

fabric + zipper + interfacing + twill tape


27. How to make ring bag?


28. How to make tote bag with zipper divider?


29. Macrame sling bag tutorial


30. How to make granny bag?


31. DIY bag from old jeans


32. Wallet with zipper coin pocket out of old jeans


33. DIY Cute pouch bag


34. Crochet handmade Russian bag


35. DIY box handmade trendy bag


36. Handmade craft bag tutorial


37. Handmade crossbody fashion bag


38. Make jeans recycle purse


39. Handmade trendy bag cut


40. New style handmade bag tutorial



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  1. Val Artes Digitais says:

    Oi amiga seu blog tem dicas muito legais, já estou seguindo, quando puder venha conhecer meu cantinho ficarei feliz…


  2. Hanni says:

    Nice collection. I am a purse fanatic too and I am collecting inspirations for making it. I like the grocery bag the most 🙂

  3. Thanks for featuring my Laminated Messenger Bag – I've added your button to my Featured On page:)

  4. Thanks for joining the link party. I am your newest follower 🙂

  5. adventuresindinner says:

    That Dolly diaper bag is just the cutest!

    Thank-you so much for taking the time to share at our Pin'Inspiration party this week. I really hope that you can take part in my “Beat the Winter Blues” party on Saturday. 🙂

  6. Kara at Petals to Picots says:

    Thank you for including my bag in your post!! These are all so pretty 🙂

  7. Laurel @ Ducks in a Row says:

    You have got quite a line up – thanks for putting them all in one place!

  8. Melanie @ bear rabbit bear says:

    Thanks for all your great round ups!

  9. Alisha @ Crafty Brooklyn Army Wife says:

    I love purses/totes/handbags/clutches…did I leave any out LOL

  10. Jenny, aka "Jengerbread" says:

    Thanks for featuring my clutch!

  11. Maryam Jamil says:

    thanks for sharing ……
    i like it

  12. Dhunki says:


    This DIY bag guide is actually good and easy to follow – thanks for the detailed steps. Would definitely try.

  13. Jaipur Basta says:

    This is one of the finest written informative blogs, I truly appreciate your effort and wish you to show your continuous effort in providing the modern fashion & style statement. I believe choosing the right box of handmade bags like mini-baguette bags, sling bags, etc for the right occasion is necessary, classic shoulder bags, and box bags for the party are one of the best choices.

    1. Hani says:

      Thanks for your honest review. However, I am in the middle of updating the old content like this one I have updated it with latest trends and ideas to make handmade bags and purses!

  14. Yash says:

    Thanks for sharing this excellent information about trendy bags, purses, and much more. We have a wide range of top branded handbags for ladies at very affordable prices. Please visit our online store.

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