DIY Waxed Canvas Messenger Bag: The Ultimate Hands-On Project
This video includes a tutorial on building free patterns. It has big zippered pockets on both the front and back of the outside Bag, along with 2 generous pockets on the front. Inside is a different compartment to carry the iPad and a bigger section for items such as a wallet and other requirements.
Unleash Your Creativity: Create Your Own Messenger Bag
The interior center divider has a pocket with areas to save your mobile phone and pens. The Bag also has an adjustable strap. The exterior Bag is made from 10-ounce waxed canvas. The interior is made from 100% cotton quilting fabric, and the interfacings used are WovenFuse2 and Decovil Light.
There are timestamps listed below to assist you in navigating to different sections of the video.
Eco-Friendly DIY: Make Your Own Waxed Canvas Messenger Bag From Scratch – Video
00:10 – Preparation.
08:39 – Building the Exterior Front Bag.
34:03 – Building the Bag Flap.
44:45 – Building the Outside Bag Back.
1:02:36 – Building the Bottom and Sides of the Bag.
1:11:46 – Sewing the Sides and Bottom of the Bag.
1:23:40 – Constructing the Interior Lining.
1:42:48 – Sewing the Lining to the Outside.
1:49:30 – Constructing the Shoulder Strap.
1:53:49 – Closing.