Online Handbag Design Course

Short Course

  • Design and Bag Making

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6 months (20 Lessons + 5 Day Workshop

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Our Online Correspondence Handbag Design Course consists of handbag design, sketching, range development, Business Branding techniques, pattern engineering and includes a 5 Lesson workshop focused just on handbag making, as well a leather craft skills course. Learn all this from the comfort of home.

What You’ll
Be Learning
In This
Course

Learn – Make – Sell

Layout of Course
Learn to sketch, and create technical patterns for home use or factory use. The Course includes tip and advice for brand development, range development and creating samples for testing. Learn what you need to create beautiful bags at home or for your business. This is a recommended course if you wish to start your own business of making and selling handcrafted bags. Learn how to use industrial sewing machines, Learn vital genuine Leather Sewing techniques, and how to make bags from the likes of clutch bags, sling bags, satchel bags, Tote bags and more.

Method of Teaching
Our Online courses are taught differently compared to other colleges, as we provide private tutoring via Virtual Meeting platforms, as though they were in class with us. Each lesson is 2 hours of private tutoring, and students can chat with a lecturer for full understanding. Additional videos and learning materials are also provided for added learning. Students as far as Cape Town, Durban, East London, Ghana, Angola, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Lesotho have done our online courses with great success.

Course Overview

Subjects Within the Course

  • Handbag Pattern Engineering
  • Handbag Sketching
  • Artistic Rendering
  • Materials & Technology
  • Client Presentation
  • Business & Branding
  • Manufacturing of Handbags (Theory)
  • History of Handbags
  • Handbag Making Skills ( Practical)
  • Leatherwork Techniques (Practical)

Interested in a career in Handbag design?

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“…Thank you Style Architects for a wonderful and informative Handbag design course. Thoroughly enjoyed it and it was worth every minute. And thank you for all the ideas and offers to assist us after completion of the course! Would highly recommend it….“

Desiree Cunningham, Johannesburg – Handbag Design Course

What You Should Know

  • Tools
  • Enrollment Requirements
Tools Required
Tools Supplied

Students receive on payment of the course, a basic stationery pack. Materials needed to complete the 5 day workshop is supplied for by the school and is included in the tuition of the course. Any extra items students request or specific materials requested by students must be supplied by the student.

Tools for Purchase

Students can purchase components that is being used at the premises of the school. The school supplies shoemaking & handbag making tool kits, shoemaking lasts, handbag materials, machinery and consumables. Style Architects also designs technical patterns for purchase for handbag designs and shoe designs.

Enrollment Details
Days and Times

We update our schedules every 3 months – Students can choose from the following times to attend their lessons during the week or Part time study in the evening or Saturday mornings.
Weekday Times 09:00-11:00 | 11:00 – 12:00 |15:00 – 17:00 | 18:00 – 20:00
Saturday lessons – Depends on Availability

New Courses

Full Time Study – 3 Months
July 2021 – September 2021
September 2021 – November 2021 February 2022 – April 2022

Part Time Study – 6 Months
July 2021 – November 2021

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