gatheredpocket

Here is a favorite decorative pocket.  You can use pre-made bias tape of any size or use your own strip of fabric.  No need to cut on bias!

You need a half circle or semi circle and strip of fabric.  You can have your students zigzag edge or use pinking shears.

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Gather top of pocket.

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Place fabric strip and gathered edge of pocket right sides together.

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Press seam.  Fold fabric over the top, fold over on backside, and pin in place.

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Stitch in ditch or top stitch above seam for a decorative look.    Fold raw edges around pocket and stitch in place.

Sew Cute!

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– Becky Fisher