Zipper Pouches, 3 Sizes - Beginner Sewing Pattern & Video Tutorial


Zipper pouches are a great for so many uses!  Fill them with pencils, makeup or sewing supplies.  They are a great way to show off fun fabrics and make great gifts.  This step by step PDF pattern includes pattern pieces and instructions for 3 sizes of zipper pouches.

In addition to the step by step instructions, you will also have access to a full video tutorial which will walk you through each step of the project in detail.

Students are also encouraged to join the Crosscut Sewing Community Facebook Group to share their project or ask questions.


  • ƒ¼ yard of exterior fabric
  • ƒ¼ yard of interior fabric
  • ¼ yard of Fusible Fleece (Pellon 987F) - omit if desired for heavy fabrics or waxed canvas
  • (1) zipper at least 10” or 12” for the large


Zipper Pouch Kit

This sewing pattern is designed to teach new or young sewers how to follow sewing instructions.  Students with a little experience may be able to follow by themselves.  Younger students may need help, but read the directions carefully together and encourage them to figure out each step.  This is a simple project, so the focus can really be on reading and following each step.