Applique Thread Bag
I love needle turned applique and wanted a place to store all my 60 weight applique thread. I also wanted to be able to pull the thread from the pouch rather than having to take the spools out of the bag. This fits the bill. I have three and love them all!
Basic Skills Necessary:
Good working knowledge of your machine. Experience will be helpful for adding zippers. Sewing with vinyl also helpful. However there are step by step pictured instructions for each step.
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
15x35 with 6 pockets for spools of thread and 1 for other embroidery /needle turn applique tools.
1 yard fabric for outer bag
1 yard fabric for inner/Lining bagor 1 1/4 yard fabric for both and binding tape
1 yard of batting
1/2 yard clear vinyl med thickness
2 yards of binding (you can purchase or make your own from the left over lining fabric
7 - 14 inch zippers
1 yard of medium rick rack
Matching thread or invisible
6 - 1x12 inch strips of coordinating wool
Double sided 1/4 basting or zipper tape
You Will Also Need:
General sewing tools and a teflon foot