Excellent Instructions Produce a Polished Patchwork Bag

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Plus, Learn a Nice Finish for a Zipper!

This charming bag may look similar to others you’ve seen but the innovative construction creates a more polished finish. There are no pesky corners or baggy lining to deal with. Instead, the lining fits precisely, the corners are crisp and fabric tabs finish off the zipper ends.

Plus, it’s easier to make than other designs and is great in any color theme. You may find yourself making several for yourself and to give.

 Zipper Pouch Tutorial

 Zipper Pouch Tutorial

Learn more about this version here.

Zipper Pouch Tutorial

Bag by Kathy from Running with Rocket.

One aspect we really appreciate is the excellent instructions for creating fabric-covered ends for the zipper. This technique can be used any time you need to shorten a zipper for a bag, pillow cover, or another project.

Zipper Pouch Tutorial

Zipper Pouch Tutorial

Zipper Pouch Tutorial

The finished bag, designed by Tessa from The Sewing Chick, is about 9″ wide at the top x 4.25″ tall.

Click here for the free “Zipper Pouch Tutorial.”


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