iPod Nano, Credit Card or M3P Player Wallet Tutorial

This tutorial will walk you through the steps to make this:

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To download a printable PDF of these instructions click here:iPod Nano, Credit Card or M3P Player Wallet

Note: The credit card holder has an option of 4 pockets to hold your cards.

Materials Needed:

  • Several scraps of fabric at least 7 x 5 inches
  • One piece (your outside fabric, can be pieced)
  • Lightweight iron-on stabilizer 7 x 5

Cutting:

  • Cut your outside, lining and stabilizer 6.5 x 4.5
  • Cut two pocket fabrics 5.5 x 4.5
  • For optional pockets in the credit card holder, cut 2 pocket fabrics 5 x 4.5
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Instructions:

  • Take your pocket pieces and fold in half, wrong sides together so it measures 2.75 x 4.5
  • Repeat for optional pockets to measure 2.5 x 4.5
  • Press your stabilizer to the wrong side of your outside fabric, following the manufacturers directions

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  • Lay your piece in this order on the table
    • Outside fabric, right side up
    • Optional – smaller 2.5 x 4.5 pockets on each end of the outside fabric, raw edges facing out
    • Pockets, 2.5 x 4.5 on each end of the outside fabric, raw edges facing out
    • Sew 1/4 along the long edge only

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    Place your lining fabric on top of the pieces you just stitched, right sides together:

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    Sew 1/4 inch along the long edges only:

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    Trim your edges to reduce the bulk in your seams and corners:
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    Turn your holder right side out from one of your end openings:

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    It will look like this:

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    The the holder again to bring your pockets to the inside:

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    Poke out your corners, press and you are done!

    Variations and a great way to use up scraps:
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    P1080045 (800x600)_wmThis is super simple, with no raw edges showing. You can alter the size to fit your device, or personalize it to fit the occasion, add a gift card and you have a quick and easy gift.

Can you think of other uses? Let me know.

Enjoy the Journey, Jackie

  • Jackie

    Thank you.