Intrigued by DIY clutch bags? You might be surprised at how easy they are to sew! Take a look at these tutorials and see how much of an impact you can make with such little time spent with your needle and thread!
I can’t get enough of clutch bags—and if you’re a girly-girl like me, I’m sure neither can you! And as a dedicated crafter, I’m always up for the challenge of making my own version of whatever fashion item or accessory I am lusting over in stores! Hence, my hunt for only the best DIY clutch bags and their tutorials! I think I have a pretty solid collection here, so I’m sharing my list with you!
Gorgeous DIY Clutch Bags You Can Sew For Your Friends
All of these DIY clutch bags are sure fashion statements—which is why any of these will make the perfect present for your chic friends too. Clutch bags are the perfect accessories because they hold your essentials in one compact package, all while looking incredibly stylish. They really do complete your outfit! I am excited to sew DIY clutch bags for all the fashionable ladies in my life. I hope you find some great ideas to inspire you from my list here, too!
1. Circle Clutch
Take a look at this beauty! What a unique design, don’t you agree? If you have an especially striking fabric, consider using this circle clutch tutorial to make an amazing statement accessory!
2. Envelope Clutch
Another classic clutch bag silhouette, this large envelope clutch tutorial is basic enough to follow, but easy enough to customize with different fabrics or extra details. Feel free to embellish and make it more you!
3. Ethnic Wrap Clutch
Ethnic-inspired accessories will always be on-trend. Whip up this brightly-colored and eye-catching wrap clutch in a snap and make a bold statement!
4. Felt Clutch Bag
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How very doll-like and dainty! Light gray felt makes the perfect soft and neutral choice for this structured DIY clutch bag. It may look small but it’s just the right size for all your essentials.
5. Fold Over Clutch
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This animal-print clutch is both classy and sassy! Even your simplest and most basic of outfits will get jazzed up with this clutch. So simple to sew yet it makes such a statement.
6. Fringe Clutch
7. Kitten Clutch
Isn’t this the most adorable DIY clutch bag ever? Your little cousins and nieces are going to love having little kitties to stash their little trinkets in!
8. Leather Bottom Fold Over Clutch
The combination of leather and a boldly-printed fabric makes a classic clutch you can take anywhere, from running errands to a daytime wedding. This is a must-make; you’ll get a lot of mileage out of this DIY clutch!
9. Leather Strap Clutch
What an ingenious way to carry your clutch! This clutch’s construction makes sure you have a chic way of holding your bag. And I am loving this sunshine yellow! It’s the perfect hue to chase away the winter gloom.
10. Lined Sequin Clutch
Your girls are going to love having a dazzling sequined clutch to show off at the next girls’ night out or wedding! Why not make different colors for each of your best girls?
11. Multi-Compartment Clutch
Often referred to as a “necessary” clutch, this bag opens up into many compartments to fit your phone, wallet, lip balm, and other daily necessaries. Don’t be fooled by the cute and girly design; this clutch packs a punch, storage-wise.
12. Ruffled Fold Over Clutch
Isn’t this so sweet? This easy fold over pattern gets dressed up with the inclusion of a ruffle detail. I can imagine bringing this with me on a date night out with my husband!
13. Super Easy Leather Clutch
Every gal needs a chic leather clutch to complete her OOTD. This tutorial lets you make one in a snap! Buttery-soft leather is the perfect choice for this slouchy, fold over clutch. I can just imagine my sister using this—I should make her one!
14. Zipper Book Clutch
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If you’re a book lover like I am, you’d be hard-pressed to resist this adorable sewing project. Tote around your favorite titles via this cute and easy zipper book clutch. This will make a great gift for the bookworm in your life, too.
15. Zippered Clutch
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If you’re anything like me, sometimes you’ll pick out a bolt of fabric because it reminds you of someone special, like your daughter or bestfriend. Now, here’s the perfect project to make the best use of that special fabric! Make a zippered clutch that shows off the design.
Looking for more great DIY clutch bags inspiration? Check out this video from Made By Yaya:
Aren't all of these DIY clutch bags simply amazing? I can't wait to get my hands on all of them! I am sure my chic friends are going to love their hand-sewn presents. Who knows, it may inspire them to get into sewing as well!
Which design will you be trying first? Let me know in the comments below! In the mood for more sewing projects? Check out these Easy DIY Sewing Projects You Can Make in Less than 5 Minutes !