Tutorial: How to Sew Patch Pockets

How to Make Patch Pockets

Patch pocket is easiest way how to make pockets for the skirt and any other garments. Learn how to sew such pockets with my step-by-step guide!

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 1

First, it's helpful to draw the lines of borders a pocket.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 2

This isn't strictly necessary, but it necessary to do on fabric of the garment.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 3

Now fold the top part a patch pocket along the drawn line.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 4

Lift this folded strip and make double hem, as shown.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 5

Instead making the double hem you can serge the top edge.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 6

Iron the edges in toward the wrong side of the fabric pocket.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 7

Now the preparatory work is over and your patch pocket is ready for sewing.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 8

Stitch the double hem.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 9

Make this seam on wrong side a patch pocket.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 10

Now pin it to the fabric a skirt or pants into the identified boundaries.

How to Make Patch Pockets, step 11

Make the finishing stitches. If you want you can use a double needle.

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