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Pocket Pouch -Recycled Denim Pockets


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My husband put 10 pairs of raggedy jeans on the trash pile!! I told him I could use those for quilts & other projects. He said - prove it! Most of what wasn't ripped or stained was cut up for quilting projects, but the pockets?? Time to re-purpose, recycle, upcycle those Pockets into something wonderfully usable! We'll create a "Pocket Pouch" to hold anything you like - art/sewing supplies, seed packets, electronics, coupons, love notes ... Very easy to make - no guessing involved :) Adjustments given for different-sized pockets - "good ideas" section will have you making Pocket Pouches for everyone! Make up a bunch & have a family decorating event - use up craft supplies - repurpose old pockets - HAVE FUN! And, of course, sew & SELL (mention Doodle Time Designs, please). Thank you. Faith. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Basic Sewing Skills Desire to Upcycle old Jean Pockets into something Usable SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 13" x 13" (Depending on Size of Pocket) + Hanger Length

Recommended with this pattern

  • 1 Back Pocket (Denim Jeans, etc.)
  • 9 Fabric Strips - 1 1/2" wide x 14" long
  • Backing Fabric - 15" x 15" Piece

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Doodle Time Designs
Doodle Time Designs
Faith Wellman - Doodle Time Designs - My patterns are written for the 2 am quilter - lots of detail that won't leave you guessing! These are designs you will finish, give away & make again & again. With that in mind, permission is granted for you to make & sell a few (see pattern description for further info). Come see how fun paper piecing can be!!