DIY Summer Camp Day 2

DIY Summer Camp

Welcome to day two of socially conscious summer camp! Today we’re customizing fabric buttons and leather clutches. Get started with our sustainably made craft kits from the Handmade With Love collection, and use promo code “HMCLOVE” for 20 percent off everything in the shop!

Button Factory Kit

DIY Summer Camp

Available now at Handmade with Love

Want to add some personal flair to cardigans, bags, necklaces, and just about anything else you can imagine? Learn how to cover your own buttons with fabric or thin leather for a truly customized look! With recycled sari pieces included in each kit, you can embellish already-made items—or create a whole new project with your gorgeous fabric buttons!

Each kit includes:

  • Hand press button machine
  • 2 piece die
  • #60 wire eyes, 50
  • #60 shells, 50
  • Sari fabric from TO THE MARKET, 25 squares, 3″ x 3″
  • Festival Rucksack from TO THE MARKET
  • Button Factory digital video download
  • Button Factory pattern download and PDF with more project ideas

Leather Fold-Over Clutch Accessories Kit

DIY Summer Camp

Available now at Handmade with Love

Learn how to make your own fold-over clutch purse out of leather! This kit provides you with the tools and instructions you need to make your own clutch, you just need to supply your own leather in your favorite color combination. If you’ve never worked with leather before, that is okay. Rachel Faucett, the co-founder of Handmade Charlotte, demonstrates each step of the process to making a clutch in the included video download.

Each kit includes:

  • Wooden paisley stamp
  • Sponge cube for stamping
  • Leather paint in amethyst
  • Universal leather sewing needle
  • Festival Rucksack from TO THE MARKET
  • Leather Fold-over Clutch digital video download
  • Leather Fold-over Clutch pattern download

Happy crafting! And stay tuned for more DIY Summer Camp. :)