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Aneela Hoey - Open-Out Box Pouch

A new style of pouch with a fun twist

  • Opens out into a useful box shape to keep contents close at hand and easy to reach.
  • Zips up securely for travel or storage.
  • Great to use for sewing, knitting, kids toys, travel and more.
  • Modern, angular style.
  • Pattern is packed with illustrations and step by step instructions.
  • Instructions for 2 sizes.

Fat Quarter / Fat Eighth friendly pattern

Skill level - intermediate

Supplies - large pouch (small pouch)

  • 1 fat quarter (1 fat eighth) of quilting cotton for the exterior
  • 1 fat quarter (1 fat eighth) of quilting cotton for the lining
  • 1 piece 10" x 10" of quilting cotton for the gusset
  • 1/2 yard (1/4 yard) of 20" wide woven fusible interfacing
  • 1/4 yard of 45" wide fusible fleece - if making large pouch
  • 14" (10") open ended or separating zipper
  • 3" x 3" piece of quilting cotton or 1" x 2" piece of leather for the tab
  • binding clips
  • zipper foot
  • Marking pencil such as Clover water soluble pencil
 Finished size (when open)  
  • small pouch 8"(W) x 4"(H) x 4"(D)
  • large pouch  9"(W) x 5"(H) x 5"(D)