Little Girl Bag Sewing Tutorial

Since posting my little girl bag sewing tutorial on my previous blog in September 2013 it has become the most viewed tutorial on my blog. I have since learnt a great deal more about pattern making!

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Wristlet Strap Tutorial

wristlet tutorial easy sewing tutorial lorelei jayne

This wristlet strap can be added to any pouch that you make. My favourite is the Anne Pouch. Wristlet straps can really take a pouch to a professional level, turn a pouch into a clutch and depending on fabric can take a pouch from day to night!

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Add Zipper Tabs Sewing Tutorial

Zipper Tab Tutorial

Using zipper tabs on your bags or pouches ensures a square look. It’s a simple step that gives you professional bag making results. I make my zipper tabs wider and then cut them down. This accounts for stitches going badly or fabric not being straight.

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Phone Pocket tutorial

Creating a pocket in any bag for your phone is a great feature. The main pockets i have in my bags are a zipper pocket, card pocket, an ID pocket and a phone pocket. 

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Add a vinyl pocket to the Anne pouch

Working with Vinyl fabric is easy. This is a tutorial to sew vinyl fabric. use the tips to sew vinyl into any vinyl bag or vinyl pouch.

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Cutlery Pouch Tutorial

I have been wanting to make a cutlery pouch for work for quite a while and i am also wanting to add a metal straw. Now it’s sitting on my desk reminding me of all of the pretty fabric i have at home waiting to be sewn!

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Quick Sew Pouches

Quick Sew Pouches, sewing tutorial

Sewing Pouches for your handmade business doesn’t have to be slow going!  This tip that will save you so much time! My examples are made with left over Alison Glass fabric, This tutorial will show you the beginning of making the pouches.  Sewing with this method not having to sew around zipper pulls. This technique will save you sewing time. 

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FREE Quilted Pouch Sewing Pattern

quilted pouch sewing pattern

My first blog post and also my first pattern release for 2018 is a FREE PDF sewing pattern! I have wanted to design a quilted bag for quite some time and this is a great beginner friendly pattern for quilters to move into bag making! This FREE Quilted Pouch pattern is special because i designed it to be exclusive for one month to UKQU.co.uk. The Pattern is now also available in my shop for free

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