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Double Sided See Thru Vinyl Pouch
This little pouch holds everything and anything!! Make-up, receipts, coupons, pens and pencils..

Before we get started, you will need to do the following:

Cut the oilcloth: 1 rectangle measuring 9″ x 11″ and 2 strips measuring 9″ x 2″
Cut the lining and fusible interfacing: 1 rectangle each measuring 9″ x 11″
Cut the clear vinyl: 1 rectangle measuring 9″ x 10″
Cut velcro: 2 strips measuring 9″ in length. 2 pieces 1 ” in length
Fuse the interfacing to the backside of the cotton lining

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  • How to make a zipper pouch. Diy.. Double Sided Vinyl Pouch - Step 1
    Step 1

    Step 1 – Lay the lining on top of the oilcloth. Wrong sides together. The oilcloth should be facing right side down. Turn and fold the short end under 1/2″. Finger press to hold the fold. While holding the edge under, place the velcro on top. The velcro placement needs to be close to the edge. Use wonder clips to secure at edge. Place into sewing machine and edgestitch the velcro down. Repeat for other end. Stitch along the other long side of the velcro.

  • How to make a zipper pouch. Diy.. Double Sided Vinyl Pouch - Step 2
    Step 2

    Step 2 – Now place the long rectangle pieces onto your work surface. Right side down. Turn and fold the short side 1/2″. Place the folded edge OVER the clear vinyl edge. Finger press. Lay the velcro on top. The velcro placement to be close to the top edge. Use wonder clips to help hold in place. Place into sewing machine and edgestitch the velcro down. This secures the top side of the velcro down. Turn the fold the other side under 1/2″. The velcro should hide the edges. Adjust so that the seam allowance is even. Place into sewing machine and topstitch down. Repeat for the other side.

  • How to make a zipper pouch. Diy.. Double Sided Vinyl Pouch - Step 3
    Step 3

    Step 3 – Turn the vinyl piece to be right side up. Measure inwards about 5/8″ and place the 1″ velcro piece. Stitch down. Repeat for the other 3 velcro pieces.

  • How to make a zipper pouch. Diy.. Double Sided Vinyl Pouch - Step 4
    Step 4

    Step 4 – Place right sides together. Use wonder clips to secure at top and bottom edges. Place into sewing machine and stitch together with a 3/8″ – 1/2″ seam allowance. Repeat for the other side.

  • How to make a zipper pouch. Diy.. Double Sided Vinyl Pouch - Step 5
    Step 5

    Step 5 – Cut 2 of bias binding approximately 12″ . Place the double fold bias tape over each seam allowance. Fold under at each end. Stitch down with sewing machine.

  • How to make a zipper pouch. Diy.. Double Sided Vinyl Pouch - Step 6
    Step 6

    Step 6 – Gently pull the pouch right side out. Wiggle around to lay nicely. Finger press seam allowance edges.

  • How to make a zipper pouch. Diy.. Double Sided Vinyl Pouch - Step 7
    Step 7

    Step 7 – Fold in half to find center. Mark a dashed line with the disappearing ink pen. The pen line may not hold. If this is the case, use tape or something to help guide the stitch line through your sewing machine. Place into your sewing machine and stitch following the line. Backstitch at each end.

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Steph.
Steph. · Reading, England, GB · 212 projects
do you need a special needle to sew the vinyl? xx
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