zipbag

This is the easy pencil bag we make at camp.

They are made of the vinyl that is fabric backed.

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2 – 11″x6″ fabric pieces

1 10″ zipper

Use matching or a contrasting thread.   I used black thread so you can see it on this blog.

 

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Place the zipper upside down and clip to pretty side of fabric.

With a zipper foot sew down one side. To get around zipper pull it back to where you have sewn.

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Next attach zipper to other piece of fabric in same fashion. Sew it on same way as above.

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Once zipper is attached, top stitch along edge near zipper and fabric edge.

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Sew pivoting at corners.  Clip corners on bottom and along the 3 edges.  Turn out to form bag.   Easy!!

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– Becky Fisher