This week we have a pretty scissor pouch project for you. A pretty gift for your favorite pair of scissors! Give free reign to your imagination with the choice of fabric and embellishment. You can even match the pouch to your sewing room! This pouch will protect the scissors’ tip and will prevent injuries. A simple project to help personalize your little sewing nook!
Level of difficulty: Easy. Basic sewing machine skills required.
Time required: About 30 minutes
- 2 patterned cotton fabrics: 20 cm (8 in)
- Cotton wadding: 20 cm (8 in)
- 1 decorative button
- Scissors or a rotary cutter
STEP 1: Cut the scissor pouch pattern in both patterned fabrics and in the cotton wadding.
STEP 2: Right sides together, fold the cotton wadding and one of the two patterned cotton fabrics. Pin and sew them together.
STEP 3: Right sides together, fold the second piece of patterned cotton. Pin and sew.
STEP 4: Place the two pouches right sides together. Only sew the small section, the one on the right.
STEP 5: Pin the large section. Sew it and turn the pouch inside out.
STEP 6: Make a small hem with the open part and topstitch the hem. Fold the small corner. Stitch the decorative button in place.
There you have it! Your pretty scissor pouch is done!
Do not forget that we love to see your creations. Feel free to share them with us through social media, using the hashtag #clubtissus.
See you soon!