Patch Pocket

May 11th

How to add a patch pocket to your comfy cardi!



  • Cut two pockets out of main fabric – download template
  • Cut two pockets out of lining fabric
  • Right sides together, stitch across the top, about 1/4 inch away
  • Press seam open and turn to right side
  • Top stitch about 1/4 inch from top – leaving a gap to thread the elastic through
  • Thread through elastic and secure at each end with a couple of stitches, trim off elastic
  • Stitch bias binding around the edge of the pocket, clip curved seams, turn and press
  • Turn in ends of the binding and stitch in place
  • Stitch your patch pocket to the front of your cardigan
  • Done!

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