Make a Leather Cell Phone Bag
Beginner | 11 min 45 sec
Treasure is the owner of Nikki&Mallory which specializes in artisan-made leather handbags, accessories, and home décor - plus, she has impeccable style. In her day-to-day life as a designer, she often prefers to skip a bulky purse and carry a slim cell phone bag instead. In this class, she shows you how to make your own bohemian-inspired leather cell phone bag. It can accommodate phones of all sizes, and it has a convenient shoulder strap and front pocket. From sourcing leather, cutting it, to stitching it all together on a home sewing machine, Treasure breaks down each step, making this the perfect project for the beginner leatherworker.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 14" x 14" piece of 2-3 oz pebble veg tanned leather
  • 36"- 45" length of pre-made 6mm leather cording for the strap
  • Rotary cutter & cutting mat
  • Ruler
  • Pen or pencil
  • 1/4" double-sided tape for leather
  • Sewing machine with a leather needle & coordinating polyester (strong hold) thread
  • Brass clips
  • Utility knife
Leather can be purchased at,, and Alternatively, you can use faux leather/polyurethane(PU) or vegan leather.
Learn how to:
  • Make a leather cell phone bag with a pocket
  • Cut leather pieces using a paper template
  • Secure leather pieces together before sewing
  • Sew leather on a home sewing machine
  • Add a shoulder strap and tabs

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow class on how to make a sleek cell phone bag
  • 3 HD video lesson you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert bagmaker Treasure of Nikki&Mallory
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
188 users recommended this class to a friend
Patron of Great Neck Library
i especially liked the design, treasure's narration and the pace of the class. as an experienced seamstress, i would have trimmed the seam corners of the bag a wee bit before turning to the outside to make it a bit easier to push them out. looking forward to playing with this design!
7 hours ago
Wenda Ans
I want to make this.
November 10, 2022
Linda Cave
Handy cell phone shoulder bag
More than 3 months ago