Embroidered Burlap Coupon Pouch

Materials

  • Burlap, 10”x9”
  • DMC Pearl Cotton, size 5, in assorted pinks and browns
  • Buttons, two
  • Black open-ended zipper, 8” length
  • Black cotton thread

Tools

  • Sewing machine and matching thread
  • Embroidery needle
  • Fabric stabilizer

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, pins, iron and pressing surface

Directions

STEP 1

  • Iron stabilizer to one side of burlap fabric. Cut 9-3/4”x8-3/4” rectangle from burlap. Fold and iron 1/2” along both short edges. Pin folded edge to secure.

STEP 2

  • Pull zipper apart into two pieces; machine sew one piece to each folded edge. Slot base of zipper into position and pull zipper forward 1” with stabilizer facing out. Pin and sew side seams using 3/8” seam allowance with black cotton thread.

STEP 3

  • Turn pouch right side out and iron flat.

STEP 4

  • Print out full-size pattern. Transfer pattern onto pouch. Embroider flowers on pouch with embroidery floss as indicated. Clip thread ends. Attach buttons onto flower centers.

Tip

  • 1. If you don’t have an open-ended zipper, cut two 4-3/4”x8-3/4” strips from burlap. Attach zipper then sew sides and base of pouch.
by Helen Bradley

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2869/43e1c0f1-adf4-432d-8cbf-04ffaf538165.pdf



Embroidered Burlap Coupon Pouch
Embroidered Burlap Coupon Pouch