How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap

Here's a pro tutorial on making the pocket flap to the pants or skirts. If you need to sew decorative flat pocket these sewing tips help you do it correct.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 1

This pocket flap has two pieces a fabric (without lining).

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 2

You need cut fusible interfacing fabric also. Press it.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 3

Now you need to stitch both parts with seam allowance 3/8.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 4

Trim all corners of flat, as shown.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 5

Turn out the corners of the pocket flat using an awl or other tools.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 6

Baste the edge of the flap before making a finishing stitch.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 7

Make finishing stitch and align the upper edge of the pocket flap.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 8

Mark a line, along which will be sewn the flap.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 9

Stitch along the line. Don't forget making the back stitches.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 10

Fold the flap down and make the finishing stitch. Press it.

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 11

Lift the flap and be sure this place is clean (without the pieces of thread and fabric).

How to Make Decorative Pocket Flap, step 12

Attach the button and the decorative flap pocket is ready.

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