Messenger Mania Posted on 2020-09-102022-06-02 by Pigasus.Studio Ok, not really mania as it’s just the one so far. I can see making many others, though, as this was a fun build. Build Gallery Laying out the pattern pieces on the leather Still laying out the pattern pieces on the leather Pieces after cutting them apart Mixing Fiebing's Pro Dye Light brown + Chocolate for the accent pieces Mixing Fiebing's Pro Dye English Bridle + Yellow for the main body pieces Designing an adjustable strap because a strap did not come with this this pattern First round of dye applied Some of these accent pieces (ignoring the two straps in the back) came out darker than others (I then gave the lighter ones another coat) Here are the main-colored pieces, these came out decently Ready to go 3-D Puffing up some now Needs edgework Making progress And more (yes, edging is long and tedious, but so worth it!) Ta-da! Front Front, Closer Side Back Bottom Top Interior Pocket Strap Side, Open Closure, Open Closure, Closed Ready to Go :0) DIY This item was built using a pattern from DieselPunkRo. He makes great patterns, has detailed videos on them, and a great Facebook Group if you wish to participate in his cult, er, community. Seriously though, great guy, great patterns. Enjoy!