Weekend Clutch
Intermediate | 45 min 58 sec
Prepare Fabric and Interface
Sew Bag
Sew a feminine, versatile clutch that will snazz up any outfit. Betz teaches you how to interface your pieces, add darts for volume, and construct the bag - from cutting the fabric through adding the hardware. This is a terrific project if you are looking to take your sewing to the next level, and it offers the opportunity to mix solids and prints for eye-catching results.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • ¼ yard main bag fabric (Betz uses Kaffe Fassett Shot Cotton in Eucalyptus)
  • ¼ yard accent fabric (Betz uses Alexander Henry Urban Ditsy in Tea)
  • ¼ yard lining fabric (Betz uses Robert Kaufman Stitch Organic)
  • ¼ yard fusible Fleece (Betz recommends Pellon Thermolam Plus)
  • ½ yard woven cotton fusible interfacing (Betz recommends Pellon SF101)
  • Thread to match fabrics
  • Fabric marker and pins
  • Fabric shears
  • Swivel clip and D-ring
  • 2 inches of velcro
  • Silver grommet
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Sewing machine
Learn how to:
  • Use Interfacing tips
  • Sew and attach lining
  • Add bag hardware
What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to make a clutch
  • 8 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction by artist Betz White
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
136 users recommended this class to a friend
Lisa Stewart
Clear instructions, friendly instructor, cute pattern. Well-done! If you need the instructions, download the transcript.
More than 3 months ago
Amy R.
This class is absolutely amazing!! Love this project :)
More than 3 months ago
Kris Murray
Can't wait to make this bag. I'm thinking of trying some lighter, more dressy fabrics. It's such a great basic design that it can probably lend itself to many iterations.
More than 3 months ago