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Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up

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Keep your gardening tools together with a nifty roll-up toolbelt.

Posted by Cat Morley from Edinburgh, United Kingdom • Published June 10, 2007 • See Cat Morley's 483 projects »
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  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 1
    Step 1

    To begin cut a fabric square measuring 24" by 24".

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 2
    Step 2

    Fold over the top edge of the fabric by 1" and sew it down. Fold up the top edge so that you have an 8" pouch at the bottom.

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 3
    Step 3

    Cut a rectangle of fabric measuring 24" by 10". Place this below the 1" hem at the top and underneath the pouch at the bottom.

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 4
    Step 4

    Stitch the rectangle neatly in place, below the 1" hem at the top and then sew along the bottom of the fabric rectangle.

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 5
    Step 5

    Flip the fabric over and fold up the bottom edge so that it creates an 8" pouch at the back of the tool belt. Starting from below the 1" hem, sew down the left and right sides of the toolbelt, stitching the pouch in place.

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 6
    Step 6

    Flip the pouch inside out, so that the fabric appears out the correct way.

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 7
    Step 7

    Place your tools in the belt, and mark out where the pockets need to be with pins. Sew down these pouch lines, removing the pins as you go.

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 8
    Step 8

    Cut two long lengths of ribbon, measuring about 25" long. Place the ribbons, at either side, inside the loop created by the 1" hem. Sew in place.

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 9
    Step 9

    Cut two shorter lengths of ribbon, measuring about 10". Roll up your belt, with the tools in place, and stitch one ribbon to the edge of the belt and one where the edge of the belt meets the back of the belt.

  • How to make a toolbelt. Garden Toolbelt Roll-Up - Step 10
    Step 10

    You can use these two ribbons to tie up your belt in to a neat little roll-up.

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LUVBUG : }
LUVBUG : } · NYC baby......., NY, United States

I LUV THIS PROJECT..... THIS IS 1 ILL DEFINETLY BE ATTEMPTING.THANKS 4 POSTING IT, WITH ALL THE PICS, AND INFO MUAH:}......

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stephie N.
stephie N. · texas, United States · 5 projects

i love it!

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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · Edinburgh, GB · 650 projects

That's awesome, well done. I made my one for my mum's birthday too.

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Cat

Hi Cat! Thanks so much for the instructions for this. here's the one I made! http://www.catsavard.com/Toolbelt.html

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