Academy of Design Hong Kong is a specialized fashion institute covering Fashion Design, Styling and Accessory Design. We also provide short courses for hobbyists in Pattern Making & Sewing, Embroidery & Beadwork, Fashion Illustration, Fashion Modelling and Draping.
Bag Making Courses
Bag Making

The Bag Making course is an intensive 3 months programme in which our students will learn the various techniques of creating several bag styles through paper pattern and sewing. This course will enable our students to explore zipper and ornament installation, applying lining and pockets together with a variety of sewing techniques. At the end of the course our students are expected to showcase their knowledge in paper pattern making and sewing through creating 2 bag styles from start to finish – a handbag and a backpack.

  This course is ideal for those who wish to brush up their skills in Bag  paper pattern making & sewing or are beginners in the skill.


The course is a 3 months intensive programme and is available in English and Cantonese.
Students with a good command of English are eligible to apply to the English programme.
No previous knowledge in pattern making & sewing is required.


Pattern Making
  • Introduction to Pattern Making
  • Handbag Pattern
  • Backpack Pattern

Sewing & Bag Construction
  • Sewing Pattern Symbols
  • Bag Sewing & Machine Finishing
  • Hand Finishing Techniques
  • Bag Making

Zipper, Detailing & Ornament Installation
  • Zipper Installation
  • Advanced Detail Sewing
  • Ornament Installation
Notes: Academy of Design reserves the right to cancel or amend the programme and its content.


  • Bag Making (English)
  • Class code: BM18E
  • Course commencement: - (every Sunday)
  • Time: -
  • Duration: (11 classes)
  • Course fees: HKD$ 1,600/month*

  • Bag Making (Chinese)
  • Class code: BM18C
  • Course commencement: - (every Friday)
  • Time: -
  • Duration: (11 classes)
  • Course fees: HKD$ 1,600/month*

*Note: Materials are provided for students.