IMPORTANT INFO: This is a SEWING PATTERN to make the item shown. The pattern is a PDF document you download & print at home. This is a printable file only--there is no physical product, so nothing is delivered to your home mailbox.
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More Pleated Pouches PDF Sewing Pattern
These pouches are fast, easy, and satisfying to sew! Best of all, this sewing pattern includes pattern pieces to make them in FIVE sizes.
Mini- Perfect for gift/debit/credit/business cards.
Small - Smaller square shaped pouch good for tiny random bits floating around the bottom of your bag.
Tall - This was designed to hold this charming little zine--Mend Your Clothes--but will also work for an iPad mini, and other similar sized gadgets.
Square - Another square shaped pouch that will also hold the Mend Your Clothes zine and a bunch of other stuff.
Medium - Good for many different eReaders, or to use as a small clutch.
The pouch portion has two vertical pleats which give the body room to expand to hold quite a few things. They also add a nice visual detail to the front.
The instructions are for making them with a simple and convenient VELCRO closure, but of course you can make them with magnetic snaps, buttons, or any other closure you please (instructions not included for other closures).
The pattern is in pdf format and is available for INSTANT DOWNLOAD once your payment is processed.
Approximate Finished Dimensions
Mini: 3” x 4.25” (7.5 x 11cm)
Small: 4” x 4.25” (10 x 11cm)
Tall: 8.25” x 6” (21 x 15cm)
Square: 6.75” x 7.75” (17 x 20cm)
Medium: 5.25” x 8.25” (13 x 21cm)
Sewing Skill Level
Advanced Beginner - Someone who has completed a few sewing projects, sewn from a pattern before and/or taken a basic sewing class.
Supplies (Materials You Provide)
Note: Amounts vary slightly by size. Pattern document includes size specific amounts.
• 1/4 - 1/2 yard 40" wide exterior fabric
• 1/4 - 1/2 yard 40" wide lining fabric
• 1/4 - 1 yard 20" wide fusible interfacing
• 1/4 - 1/2 yard 40" wide cotton batting or low loft fusible fleece
• 1.5" - 3" VELCRO (1/2", 5/8" or 3/4" wide)
• notions/tools: scissors, pins, hand sewing needle, thread, ruler, marking pen or chalk
Sew It & Sell It
Items made using this pattern can be sold in your own online store, local boutiques, craft fairs, etc. Start your own sewing business today! Please offer michellepatterns.com design credit in written descriptions.