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Mother’s Day-Sunglasses or phone pouch
500 Harris St UltimoPO Box K346 Haymarket NSW 1238 Australiatel: 02 6217 0111web: http://play.powerhousemuseum.com
Cut out all thefelt pieces andshapes. Usesafety pins instead of pins as shown, to pinboth sides together.
Use a ruler andfelt marker tomark a dot eve-ry 1 cm along the out-side of the 2 sides andbottom of the pouch.The marks should be 1cm from the edge.
To make thisproject a li-tle easier andsafer for a child youcan prepare the holesahead of time. At eachdot, push a sharp nee-dle through both layers.
Knot the end of a length of woolyarn. Startingat the top, stitch your pouch up. A simplestitch; over and throughthe hole and repeat,
is fne. Make a knot tofnish and remove pins.
Using craftglue, stick your decorations on.You could also stitchthem for more strengthif you like. Let theglue dry. these handypouches can be usedfor mums phone, glass-es or even her sewingkit!
Things you need:
scissorsmarker penfabric or craft glueruler 6 safety pins if for a child’s project or pins for adults1 large blunt needle and 1 large sharp needlewool yarn2 pieces of felt: one 24cm x 12cm and 17cm x 12cm.contrasting coloured felt pieces for decorationprint out of shapes (or your own shapes)a button or alternatively stick on velcro dots
Sew a buttononto the pouchfront, 3cm fromthe top and in the mid-dle as shown. Fold
down the ap and fnd
the right place to cut a
slot in the ap with scis