Flamingo Pouch

My mom recently had a flamingo themed birthday party, so when I saw the flamingo pattern by Quiet Play, I knew I had to make her something using the flamingo pattern! And I’m totally in love with these 3D Flamingos! ha! I also used them on her party invites.

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The pattern is for a 12″ paper pieced block, but I reduced it in half to get a 6″ block for the pouch.

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I added a little back pocket to the pouch.

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I had this coral fabric that I bought because my flamingo loving mom is also totally in love with coral. I’ve had it for ages knowing I’d have a good reason to use it for her. And this worked perfect with the pink flamingo on the front. You can also see the outside pocket was lined with this fabric as well.

I also love the pink zipper!

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What else would you use this pattern for?? I love it and want to use it again!

Comments

  1. Michele T says:

    Well, that turned out great! I’ve never done any paper piecing that is quite so intricate, that would be a challenge!

  2. Wow! So cute! Those trimmed seams must have been so thin! Great gift idea & use of pattern — bag & flamingo!!

  3. Super cute! Downsized like you did, it would make darling summer coasters!

  4. What a cute and adorable Pink flamingo crafts.

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