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"Dad, got an old tie for me?"
I saw something similar on Pinterest and had to give it a try!

Posted by Anna H. from Kassel, Hesse, Germany • Published See Anna H.'s 236 projects »
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  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 1
    Step 1

    Cut off the end of an old tie. Important: Cut off a larger piece than me, I had to lengthen mine later on.

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 2
    Step 2

    Open the tie at one end and fold in the lining, pinning it

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 3
    Step 3

    At next, sew the lining on the fabric

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 4
    Step 4

    Then seam the outer fabric so it looks cleaner.

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 5
    Step 5

    Pin everything together.

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 6
    Step 6

    Handsew the layers on the lower fabric

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 7
    Step 7

    In case there is one, remove the stitch that holds those sides together

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 8
    Step 8

    Open.

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 9
    Step 9

    Pin the sides together.

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 10
    Step 10

    Handsew them, take care to not sew through every layer!

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 11
    Step 11

    Looks like this now.

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 12
    Step 12

    That was the moment I added another piece of tie because I realized mine was too short.

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 13
    Step 13

    Fold the tie like this.

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 14
    Step 14

    Pin & sew

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 15
    Step 15

    Add snap buttons

  • How to recycle a neck tie pouch. Phone Case From A Tie - Step 16
    Step 16

    Done!

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