Teaching Kids to Sew - Project #11 Jean Zippered Pouch
Materials used in this project:
2 - 7" square jean fabric
2 - 7" square lining fabric
2 1/2" x 6 1/2" fabric for handle
Cut pieces needed according to materials list above.
Place the lining face up, zipper on top face up with the jean fabric face down. Clip them all together. Sew all 3 together.
Fold the fabrics back and top stitch. Do the same thing with the other side.
Fold the "handle" fabric in half lengthwise. Sew together with a 1/4" seam. Turn. Top stitch both sides.
Fold the right sides together. Sew with a 1/4" seam and zigzag edge. Do the same with the other side but add the handle (fold in half lengthwise), Sew and zigzag bottom edge as well.
Fol corner marrying side seam and bottom seam. Draw a line to create a 1 1/2" long team. Sew across line. Do the same on the other side.
Turn right side out.
Just another project that can be made from recycled jeans.
**All of our "Teaching Kids to Sew" projects are designed for beginning sewers to learn during our Sewing Camp to be held at Clackamas Park Friends Church in Milwaukie, Oregon, June 18-22, 2018 for Session 1 and July 30-August 3 for Session 2 from 10-3 daily. For more information, please contact the church at firstname.lastname@example.org or me, Lavonna via this blog.**