Bag Making

Short Course
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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.



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.



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.

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