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Flying Rainbow Bifold Wallet

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Category Sewing
Type Accessory
Sizing Unisex
Style Whimsical, Casual, Funky, Cute
Sarah Coons on

What materials did you use? Hand-dyed batik cottons, Decor Bond interfacing, magnetic clasp, 7" invisible zipper

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So neat!

08/20/2014 Flag

Hey is that a pattern you purchased?

11/07/2014 Flag

I used this tutorial for the general construction of the wallet, and I drafted my own paper-piecing template for the rainbow patchwork. I had to make a few modifications to the pattern as I worked through it, but I'm happy with how it turned out! (The addition of the quilt binding on the top flap - the solid teal part - was because the top was too short to have anything to grab to open it because of how I placed the magnetic snap. In the end, I think it was a very useful and durable addition to the piece.) Good luck and happy crafting! :)

11/11/2014 Flag

Oops, forgot the link to the tute... here you go!

11/11/2014 Flag

I'm totally in love with this wallet!

11/07/2014 Flag

very attractive!

11/10/2014 Flag


11/11/2014 Flag

Hi Sarah, nice rainbowed wallet :) Greetings from Germany.

04/27/2015 Flag