Bag Making: Hobo Tote

Sale Price Price ₱4,500.00 Regular Price

Use the T-base pattern to create this roomy hobo tote with two options for straps – a short handle, and a long sling strap.  

  • Student must have prior leather crafting experience before taking this class. If you’re new to leather craft, try our entry level Basic Leather Crafting Workshop.

Duration: 8 hours with 1-hour lunch break

Schedule: by appointment

  • Monday, Wednesday or Friday, 8am to 4pm
  • Saturday or Sunday, 9am to 5pm

Set your preferred schedule with the instructor via email ( or SMS/Viber (+63919 921 6210) after checkout.  

Meet your Instructor: Pat Peralta

Project: 1 leather hobo tote with 2 detachable straps

Topics and Techniques:

  1. Basic pattern making (T-base and boot seam)
  2. Bag construction
  3. Attaching magnetic snaps
  4. Operating the skiving machine
  5. Heat-stamping (optional)
  6. Creating adjustable straps


All tools for the workshop are available at the studio. No need to bring tools.

As for leather and hardware, there are two options:

  • Bring Your Own Leather and Hardware: For this option, student must bring his/her own leather to the studio. It is best to consult the instructor via email regarding leather and hardware before the workshop. All other materials will be provided at the studio.
  • Inclusive of Leather and Hardware (+PhP1,250): The studio will provide top-grain leather for the body, veg-tanned leather straps, and solid brass hardware.

*You may secure a slot with a 50% downpayment, and the balance can be paid on or before the day of the workshop.