Fabric Flowerpots

Materials

  • Sun N Shade fabrics, 1/3 yd. each of two coordinating prints, 54”

Tools

  • Sewing machine and matching thread
  • Iron and pressing board

Directions

STEP 1

  • Cut a 10”x18” rectangle from each fabric.

STEP 2

  • For each rectangle, sew short ends (right sides) together, forming a tube with 1/4” seam allowance. Leave a 2” opening in the middle of the lining seam. Press seam open.

STEP 3

  • For both lining and exterior, press tube flat with seam in the middle and sew one end together with a 1/4” seam allowance to form bottom.

STEP 4

  • Form gussets by matching bottom seam to fold on one side and flatten forming a point. Draw a mark at the fold on each side, 2” from the point end, and draw a line between the marks morning a triangle. Sew along the mark and trim off the excess triangle. Repeat on other side.

STEP 5

  • With right sides together, drop lining into fabric flowerpot, pin the top edge and sew all around.

STEP 6

  • Turn inside out through lining side seam, push lining into flowerpot and press as needed. Turn top of flowerpot down to form cuff.

STEP 7

  • Fill fabric flowerpot with potting soil and plant.
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Fabric Flowerpots
Fabric Flowerpots