"If you want a thing well done, do it yourself."

I designed this bag for beginners sewers in my textiles class. It's a great project to introduce students or others to the sewing machine. The basic design provides beginners with plenty of opportunity to practice stitching straight seams.The size can easily be modified to suit your needs. Cut Out...
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Do it yourself, also known as DIY, is the method of building, modifying, or repairing something without the aid of experts or professionals. Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where "individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment (e.g. landscaping)".[1] DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (economic benefits, lack of product availability, lack of product quality, need for customization), and identity enhancement (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness)