Materials for making bags & purses

  • Silk – This heavy canvas backed silk is available in beautiful bright colours. Recommended for pouch, clutch, cross body bags. It can be embellished with beads or embroidery.
  • Denim – Available in many colours and weights, including heavy backed denim and waterproof backed denim, perfect for clutch, pouch, and cross body bags , as well as barrel bags, weekend bags, backpacks, totes and water bottle carriers.
  • Cork (Eco-leather) – This gorgeous material is made from Portuguese cork trees and is beautiful to work with. It is available in various colours and patterns. Recommended for all bag designs.
  • Leather & Suede – Many different types and colours of beautiful soft suede and nappa leather are available. Suitable for clutch, pouch, and cross body bags.


    The Studio carries a full professional range of hardware which includes rivets, studs, buckles, and lobster clasps. If you require a specific style or colour of hardware to make your personalised accessory, please inquire about availability.