DIY Zippered Pocket Class: How to Add 3 Types Of Zipped Pockets
Learn how to make your own zippered pocket with this easy DIY class! We’ll show you step-by-step how to get creative and add zipped pockets to any bag.
Do you love having pockets in your bags? Learn how to sew three different types of zippered pockets that you can use in any bag pattern! We’ll be sewing a full zip pocket, a zippered welt pocket and a center divider zip pocket. You’ll also learn how to adapt bag patterns to easily add these pockets. You’ll learn how to cut pieces, add a zipper and attach the pockets where you want them to go. Come see how quick and easy it is to add zippered pockets to your next project!
Skill Level: Adventurous Beginner
Class Duration: 78 minutes
Teacher: Amelia Keating
Format: This is an online class. After purchase, your class will appear in your account area and you can watch at any time.
Supplies for the DIY Zippered Pocket
- Large scrap pieces (this class uses three 10 inch by 12 inch pieces), to attach the pockets
- Smaller scrap pieces, for the pockets and zipper tabs (cut to the size you want your pockets to be)
- Zippers (3, if you want to follow along with all three pockets)
- Mid to light weight interfacing (sized to your pockets and larger scrap pieces), class uses Pellon SF101.
How do online classes work? Simply purchase, click on the link in your ‘My Account’ area and watch! You’ll find the class broken down into easy-to-watch chunks on the class page. Simply start with the first video and follow along. You can watch on any computer, tablet or mobile.
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