Felt Crafts for Making an Embroidered Four-Leaf Clover Pouch
Summary: This is a simply embroidered pouch with four-leaf clover pattern. Wondering how to make a felt pouch in a simple way? Look here!
I intended to make this embroidered felt pouch for holding cards, but now I find that it’s also great for containing coins or some notes. It is even a good choice for girls to carry sanitary pads. Four-leaf clover crafts are considered as symbol of good luck, you can also take good luck with you by making this pouch.
Materials and tools for making an embroidered four-leaf clover pouch:
How to make an embroidered four-leaf clover pouch with felt and beads?
Step 1: make simple embroidery
1st, cut out a rectangle from beige felt measuring 29*9cm, a rounded rectangle from green felt measuring 8*3.5 cm, a large four-leaf clover shape from green felt and two smaller ones from lime green felt;
2nd, measure 12cm and fold, then fold the excess part as flap. Use your thumb to mark the folds;
3rd, overlap a lime green clover on the green one and lay them on the beige felt at lower left corner of the front side. Running stitch along the edge of the lime green clover;
4th, continue to sew the stem with backward stitch.
Step 2: sew the pouch
1st, running stitch the other lime green clover at one side of the rectangular green felt with an acrylic bead in the center;
2nd, sew the rectangular green felt on the flap of the pouch in place;
3rd, sew an acrylic bead at the center of the overlapped clovers. Then blanket stitch two sides of the beige felt along the edge to sew the pouch;
4th, the pouch will look like the following picture.
Step 3: add button
1st, sew a shank button at the front side of the pouch in place;
2nd, shear a small opening at the flap for buckling the shank button.
Here is the finished pouch:
It’s not difficult to make this embroidered four-leaf clover felt pouch. But there is one thing should be noticed, when embroidering the stem, you’d better draw the pattern with pencil before sewing if you’re not proficient in embroidery.