Lip Shut Pouch free sewing pattern + video

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Lip Shut Pouch free sewing pattern + video

This fun and funky pouch with the lips motif would be ideal for carrying your cosmetics, and a lot of other things besides. This is a free project with video tutorial courtesy of the lovely ISY Sew.

There is a handy zipper pocket on the outside and a drawstring closure on the top. The bag has a flat case and will sit upright on your vanity.

Please note that there are no written step-by-step instructions for this pattern, however, there is a video tutorial to follow.

Sizing info:
12″ (30.5 cm) wide by 6″ (5 cm) high by 3″ (7.5 cm) deep.

Video tutorial:
Here’s a 36-minute video tutorial from the designer showing you how to make her Lip Shut Pouch.

Materials needed:

  • Approx. ½ yard (50 cm) of exterior fabric (based on 45″ wide fabrics),
  • Approx. ¼ yard (25 cm) of lining fabric (based on 45″ wide fabrics),
  • Approx. ½ yard (50 cm) of your preferred medium weight interfacing,
  • Approx. ¼ yard (25 cm) of your preferred foam stabilizer,
  • One 9″ (23 cm) multipurpose zipper (tape) – #5 recommended,
  • One zipper pull,
  • Two zipper ends (optional).
Lip Shut Pouch free sewing pattern + video

The Lip Shut Pouch can be made with any fabric of your choice. You should ensure that you interface and stabilize your chosen fabrics accordingly. For the designer’s prototypes, she made use of faux leather and denim for the exterior, stabilized with car headliner foam. For the interior, she made use of cotton woven interfaced with SF101/ G700.

If you would like to download the FREE pattern you can click on the purple button below.

A big thanks to ISY Sew for making this free project and video available to our readers. Please give her a thank you by visiting her page to see other bag sewing patterns from this designer. Click on the red button below.

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