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A mostly no-sew cute envelope shaped & sized clutch
I like small clutches and pouches for on the go & decided to give this teeny envelope sized clutch a try.
But - I didn't want to sew...so OUT CAME THE GLUE GUN WOO

Posted by Mousey from Parañaque, Metro Manila, Philippines • Published See Mousey's 80 projects »
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  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 1
    Step 1

    select your envelope!

  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 2
    Step 2

    Unfold the envelope carefully

  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 3
    Step 3

    Choose your fabric - I'm using the pant legs of jeans that I chopped into shorts last summer.

    You can definitely pin the envelope & cut the shape out that way.

    I traced over the edges in chalk and cut out the shape from there.

    Do not leave allowance since the envelope already has allowance for gluing

  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 4
    Step 4

    Should look like that :D

  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 5
    Step 5

    Heat up that hot glue gun!

    Fold the flaps the same way that the envelope folds.

    Start gluing - I started with the bottom & left corners so that the folds wouldn't get all wonky later on.

  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 6
    Step 6

    Should Look like this!

    You can actually consider yourself done now if you want to :]

  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 7
    Step 7

    Sew a little button if you like!

    Then on the top flap I cut the hole for the button horizontally

  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 8
    Step 8

    Glue a little patch of fabric on the inside of the clutch where the stitching is from the button

  • How to make an envelope clutch. Envelope Clutch - Step 9
    Step 9

    Make more!

    You could even add a strap by gluing a length of fabric to one side of the clutch :)

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