I've recetnly joined the Mouthy Stitches Zipper pouch swap. I, along with a lot of you guys, am sitting waiting to hear who my secret partner is. But in the meantime, I thought I ought to have a bit of a practice as I've never made a zippy pouch before.
There are plenty of different pouch tutorials over in the flickr group, and I used this one. It was really very easy to follow, and I'm pretty pleased with how it came out.
|Nice pointy corners at the bottom|
The little covers for the zip ends worked very nicely too, and I think next time I can get rid of a bit more of the bulky seams to make them flatter.
A little shot of the inside
And I have a really good use for this little pouch. It's going to replace this charming little bag
It's a ziplok bag that I keep my tablets in. Not much to look at, but it has been with me for 4 or 5 years and has travelled the world - from China to America. Time it was retired I think. Here is it's replacement
All I need now is a partner