Appendix L. Finish the Edge of the Leather Strap
1 Prepare the edge coat pen and the leather edge paint.
2 Dip the edge coat pen into the leather paint.
3 Carefully color the edge of the leather strap. Let it dry.
Appendix R. Assemble the Eyelet
1 Punch the holes as indicated on the patterns.
2 Place the eyelet onto the mount.
3 Insert the eyelet into the hole from right side through to the wrong side.
4 Place the other eyelet on top of the first one.
5 Place the screw on the eyelet and hit the eyelet using a hammer. Do this until the eyelet opens up and clings firmly onto the fabric.
6 Assembled eyelet.
Appendix G. Assemble the Double Cap Rivet
1 Punch a hole through the leather and fabric using a hole puncher.
2 Place the long rivet onto the mount.
3 Insert the long rivet into the hole from wrong side through to the right side.
4 Place the cap on top of the long rivet.
5 Place the rivet settler on the cap and hit the rivet settler using a hammer.
6 Assembled rivet.
Appendix J-1. Bind the Bias
1 Fold the 3/8" bias end and align the bias along one lining seam of the assembled bag.
2 Pin and sew with right sides together, backstitching on both ends.
3 Encase the seam with the bias. Pin the bias, topstitch the bias 1/8" away from the edge, backstitching on both ends. Repeat for the other side lining seams. Turn the bag right side out.
Appendix A. Make the Zipper Pocket
1 Draw the zipper line onto the wrong side of zipper pocket piece as indicated on the pattern.
Place the zipper pocket piece onto the fabric with right side together. Pin and stitch in an rectangular shape. Backstitch on starting and ending points.
2 Cut out the inside as indicated on the zipper pocket pattern.
3 Insert the fabric toward the wrong side of lining.
4 Press the seam. The right side of fabric will look like the picture.
5 Match the zipper's right side with the fabric's wrong side, pin in place and stitch in a rectangular shape.
6 Flip the fabric piece, so you can see the wrong side of the fabric. Place the other zipper pocket piece with right sides together. Stitch in a rectangular shape. Stitch only the two zipper pocket pieces.
Appendix C-1. Make the Leather Strap
1 Fold one end of the strap inward 1/2". Hold in place by using fabric clips or fabric glue. Press for the fabric strap. Skip this process for the thick leather.
(1) 2 5/8" Width x 40" Height of Leather for Leather Strap
Or (1) 3" Width x 60" Height of Adjustable Fabric Strap
2 Fold each side of the strap inwards 1/2". Hold in place using fabric clips or fabric glue.
3 Fold the strap in half lengthwise. Topstitch around the strap 1/8" from the edge.