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Cool Car Pencil Case/ Pouch

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This is sad but true - there are a million things to buy/ make for little girls out there, but not so many at all for the little guys. When the time came to make something for my friend's son for his birthday, I scratched my head and scoured the internet (not simultaneously) for some appropriate project, but nothing really caught my eye. I decided to address this glaring lack of sewable-especially-for-boys projects by creating my own pattern. A car shaped pencil case will get a seal of approval from most boys (or girls for that matter!). We encourage you to give this pattern a try - learn how to sew a zipper on a curve and at the end of it make a little kid very happy!

Recommended with this pattern

  • The appliques used on this pattern needs zigzag machine stitch (and zigzag foot, if needed per your machine specifications)
  • Basic sewing tools: Sewing machine, scissors or cutting mat and rotary cutter, pins, ruler or tape measure, tailor's chalk or fabric marker, thread, iron for pressing.
  • Zipper foot for sewing the zipper

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Cottons and Chai
Cottons and Chai
We are two sisters with an affection for all things crafty. Our idea of the perfect afternoon is to play with fabric while sipping a cup of chai, or two. And that's how Cottons & Chai came to be- the online home of our small independent crafting venture. http://cottonsandchai.blogspot.com/ What we do... To Make delightful and functional objects. To Design patterns for other sewing enthusiasts. To Teach sewing and crafting skills to anyone (ages 3 to 103!) who is eager to find their creative groove. To Share book reviews, ideas, inspiration and tutorials on this blog. Who we are... Nupur loves to knit and crochet and is newly in love with sewing and quilting. She has been writing a food blog called One Hot Stove since 2005. Her role in this project is to provide blogging support and moral support in large doses. Nupur lives in North Eastern Georgia in the Southern US, amid sweet-smelling magnolia trees. Kashmira loves being surrounded by fabric and its kin to come up with interesting designs. In 2011 she started a small fabric accessories business venture called Kala Koyree. Her role entails using all that moral support to bring forth new patterns and ideas. Kashmira currently lives in Minneapolis in the upper US Mid-West. We would love to hear from you. Please leave a comment on the blog or e-mail us at cottonsandchai@gmail.com