Inspired Style: A Marc Jacobs Knock-Off

Inspired Style: A Marc Jacobs Knock-Off
Photo: Cyndi Coon

Who doesn't love a Marc Jacobs bag? This delicious Love Story Big Heart Satchel causes some serious envy but at $1895 the love is more of a longing. So how about wearing the style without paying the price? After a trip to a couple local craft stores you can whip one up in time for your Valentine's date.

Learn how to make an Inspired Style - Marc Jacobs Knock Off after the jump.

SUPPLIES:
-- Canvas bag from craft store
-- Scraps of Leather
-- Fabric Glue
-- Scissors

METHOD:
1. Buy a basic canvas tote from the craft supply store

Inspired Style: A Marc Jacobs Knock-Off
Photo: Cyndi Coon


2. Buy a bag of leather scraps from a by the pound fabric store such as SAS

Inspired Style: A Marc Jacobs Knock-Off
Photo: Cyndi Coon


3. Cut hearts of all different sizes out of the leather scraps using scissors and the grade-school fold over method. Fold the piece of leather in half and cut out half of the heart shape along the fold to make two equal sides

Inspired Style: A Marc Jacobs Knock-Off
Photo: Cyndi Coon


4. Glue the hearts down to the canvas tote in a random over all pattern, with fabric glue

Inspired Style: A Marc Jacobs Knock-Off
Photo: Cyndi Coon


5. Allow the glue to fully dry
Wear like you have a sassy Love Story Big Heart Satchel.

Inspired Style: A Marc Jacobs Knock-Off
Photo: Cyndi Coon

Sponsor Content

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >