Stitch a sweet zipper case to hold coins, keys, USB drives and more. This simple in-the-hoop project is perfect for a beginner – no tricky zipper insertion steps required! This design is featured in the January/February 2019 issue of Creative Machine Embroidery.
The In-the-Hoop Penny Pouch design measures 3.81″ high x 3.81″ wide with a stitch count of 1,111 and is intended to use one thread color.
This design is available for embroidery machine formats: ART50, ART80, DST, ExP, HUS, JEF, PES, VIP, AND VP3. Also included is a spec sheet for the design and PDF instructions for making the pouch. Your design arrives in one file in ZIP format-the file will need to be unzipped before transferring to your machine. Most desktop computers have software that will open a zip file.
To create the In-the-Hoop Penny Pouch, you will need the following supplies in addition to an embroidery machine:
- Four 5″ squares of cotton fabric
- Tear-away stabilizer
- Two 2 1/2″x4 1/2 rectangles of fusible webbing
- 7″-long or longer zipper
- 3″ length of 3/8″-wide ribbon
- Key ring
- All-purpose thread