The perfect mix of patchwork and style, The Zen Pouch will have you relaxed while you create this functional zipper pouch.
Designed to organise and hold your essential oil collection, The Zen Pouch features a patchwork exterior panels, cork overlay base and internal mesh pockets to hold your essential oil bottles securely.
If essential oils aren’t your thing, The Zen Pouch can be easily adapted to hold other items such as craft supplies, toiletries and so much more!
Whether you are a patch worker wanting to try bag making or a bag maker wanting to try patchwork, The Zen Pouch is the perfect project to practice your skills and create a gorgeous pouch that has so many uses.
Pattern Level: Advanced Beginner.
Finished Size: 8.5” (22 cm) Wide (Top of the pouch) x 5.5” (14 cm) High
Seam Allowance: ¼” (6mm) (Seam allowance included in the pattern pieces)
BONUS: Included in the pattern is a bonus tutorial for a removable essential oils pouch that fits neatly inside the Zen Pouch!
- Fabric (WOF= Width of fabric) Exterior: Mini Charm Pack – 42 x 2.5” (6.35 cm) squares. OR Fabric: ¼ yard x WOF
Lining: Fabric: ¼ yard x WOF
- Leather/Cork (Optional) If you are using genuine leather, I suggest a mid weight leather that has minimal stretch. 11” (28 cm) Wide x 10” (26 cm) Length
- Interfacing ¼ yard (23 cm) x light – mid weight iron on woven interfacing, ¼ yard (23cms) foam interfacing. For a softer finish, this can be substituted with fusible fleece.
- Zippers 1 x 8” (22 cm) #5 zipper
- Mesh (Optional) 8” (22 cm) High x 20” (50 cm)Length
- Pre-Made Double Fold Bias Tape ½” (1.3 cm) Wide x 15” (40 cm) Length
Please note that you are purchasing a PDF sewing pattern only, there is no refund for change of mind, please contact me prior to purchase with any questions.
The pattern includes instructions on how to patchwork 2.5″ charm squares for the exterior body, full size pattern pieces, cork base overlay and a bonus tutorial for making a removable essential oils pouch! This versatile pouch can be used for so many things – first aid supplies, make up, sewing supplies and lots more.
Acrylic templates are available for the 2.5″ patchwork squares for the Zen Pouch separately here: https://littlemoodesigns.com/product/acrylic-template-zen-pouch/