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Canterbury Zipper Pouch (2 sizes +video)

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A flat zipper bag with bound edges and a bound zipper. Great opportunity to learn some new skills. Video packed with tips!

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Description

A flat zipper pouch in two sizes, ideal for sewing room storage, pens and pencils or small cosmetics.

Check out a preview of the Canterbury in this video

Features of the Canterbury Zipper Pouch pattern

* Feature binding on the zipper
* Bound edges
* Flat construction, no turning
* 2 sizes in the same pattern
* Full video sewing tutorial
* Printless pattern ā€“ no printed templates needed

Skill level: Confident beginner and above. Should be able to sew an accurate seam allowance and be confident sewing a neat straight line.

This pattern comes in two variations:

1 ā€“ written pattern only. Includes cutting chart, full written step by step instructions with photos.
2 ā€“ written pattern as above PLUS the full step by step sew-along video tutorial which is perfect for beginners.

Sewing video tutorial available

The sewing video is perfect for beginners and those who prefer a visual explanation. I take it really slow and go through everything that you would need to know. I assume that you are already competant with the basics of sewing, but everything in the sewing and construction is covered in detail so you wonā€™t put a stitch wrong and will get the perfect result for your Canterbury Zipper Pouch pattern.

Skills covered in this video:

  • Understanding the cutting chart
  • Tips for sewing a 1/4 inch seam
  • Sewing a trimmed zipper
  • Truing the pieces
  • How to sew binding to cover a raw edge
  • How to turn corners when sewing binding
  • Three different ways to finish the back of the binding

Additional information

Pattern variations

Written pattern + video, Written Pattern only

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