Mini Backpack

Make a personal statement with this popular fully lined small backpack with drawstring closed interior, adjustable webbing straps, magnetic flap closure, and inner and outer pockets. PLUS a matching wallet or lined zipper pouch with metal zipper and leather details.

This mini-backpack project focuses on planning and executing many steps. It's a great project to learn the fundamentals of bag construction and professional finishing techniques. These bags come out looking store bought… And students come out feeling like pros!

INCLUDED:
Premium textiles, trims, and hardware, Fashion Kit Mini Backpack pattern with digital instructions to keep and make again!

$295 | 7 weeks (10.5 class hours)
Price includes $65 for Materials + Patterns

$175 | 4 weeks (6 class hours)
* Backpack only


MINI BACKPACK + ACCESSORIES

Make a personal statement with this popular fully lined small backpack with drawstring closed interior, adjustable webbing straps, magnetic flap closure, and inner and outer pockets. This project focuses on planning and executing many steps. Great for learning the fundamentals of bag construction and professional finishing techniques. These bags come out looking store bought… And students come out feeling like pros!

The 7 week class includes an additional accessory, wallet or lined zipper pouch with metal zipper and leather details. Express version is 4 weeks, just the backpack.

SKILLS EMPHASIZED

- Following instructions/order of process
- Accurate pattern placement + cutting
- Keeping even seam allowances
- Lined bag construction
- Seaming and top stitching
- Working with hardware + trims
- Installing a drawstring casing

SKILL LEVEL 

Intermediate. Comfortable threading and operating a sewing machine and keeping an even seam allowance. You have a few projects under your belt but may not have much experience sewing garments. Pre-requisite: Intro to Fashion Sewing or equivalent


WHAT’S INCLUDED

- Premium apparel fabric and materials, FK patterns with digital instructions.
- Each student has their own sewing station with an Eversewn Sparrow 25 or 30 sewing machine, tools, and notions.


BACKPACK + ACCESSORIES

7 Weeks (10.5 Class hours)
Age: 10+ (Grade 5+) or with instructor approval
Section 1:
Fridays 4:30-6:00 pm on April 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24 31, June 7
Cost: $295


BACKPACK ONLY

4 Weeks (6 Class hours)
Age: 10+ (Grade 5+) or with instructor approval
Section 1: Fridays 4:30-6:00 pm on April 26, May 3, 10, 17
Cost: $175

PLEASE NOTE: Apprentice level classes run in sequential order. Please be sure to read our Youth Program Class Make-up Policy before you enroll.