Free Sewing Pattern – Self-Binding Pocket Tissue Pack CoverAugust 26, 2015 / byFree Designs Admin / Categories : Free Printables, Free Project, Free Sewing Patterns
Basic Skills Necessary:
- Sew a straight line
- Cut accurately
This quick tutorial how to sew a self-binding Pocket Tissue Pack Cover includes full cutting dimensions and directions for your choice of a vertical OR horizontal opening. It’s a great pick-me-up and it also makes a great thank you gift, or wedding or bridal shower favor! The cover features openings that are off-center to accommodate the tissue packets currently on the market and self-binding accent fabric which makes this project a super quick sew. It uses a small amount of fabric which also makes it a great scrap buster!
IMPORTANT: The cutting is very different depending on whether you are making a cover with a horizontal or a vertical opening, so be sure you have your tissue pack in front of you before you cut.
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
- 4.5″w x 2.75″t x 1″d
- Quilting-weight fabric for outer Shell (7″x6″ OR 4″x10″)
- Coordinating quilting-weight fabric for Lining and self-binding (8.5″x6″ OR 4″x11.5″)
You Will Also Need:
- Optional: One piece 3/4″-wide Ribbon cut to 1.5″ long
- Coordinating thread
- Appropriate needle
- Tissue pack (note if it opens across the long or the short end)