Fabric Flowerpots

for  Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores®

  • Fabric Flowerpots


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


  • Sewing machine and matching thread
  • Iron and pressing board
  • 1. Cut a 10"x18" rectangle from each fabric.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 5. With right sides together, drop lining into fabric flowerpot, pin the top edge and sew all around.
  • 6. Turn inside out through lining side seam, push lining into flowerpot and press as needed. Turn top of flowerpot down to form cuff.
  • 7. Fill fabric flowerpot with potting soil and plant.