How To Add Leather Pockets To A Skirt

How to add leather pockets 1We love the look of leather pockets on a skirt or dress! To get this look simply follow along...  

How to add leather pockets 21. Supplies needed- A skirt that would look cute with leather pockets. We chose a wool pencil skirt. You'll also need scrap leather and scissors. 2. Cut out two identical pockets. Try a traditional shape, or something cute like hearts! 3. Choose placement on your skirt for the pockets and mark with chalk to avoid using pins. 4. Topstitch pockets down and enjoy your adorable new skirt! 
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How to add leather pockets 4Isn't it cute?! After Emma modeled this skirt for these photos she told me she was keeping it! :) Don't forget you can use vinyl or suede as well. If you missed them here are Tips for Sewing Leather. Have a great Monday! Elsie 

This sewing basics series was created in collaboration with Missy Creed of Momentum Fashion. Missy is a talented seamstress who sews for Red Velvet!

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