DIY Shagun Pouch Design 1, DIY Fabric Cash Envelopes

DIY Shagun Pouch Design 1, DIY Fabric Cash Envelopes


Hello Friends! As per the new trend now a days fabric envelopes are used for cash gifts, commonly known as Shagun Pouch These envelopes are used especially during Diwali Festival and Wedding Season for Cash Gifts let’s start with first pattern a Vertical Shagun Pouch. Take a canvas and draw the diagram of an envelope on it as shown, having length 17.5″ and width 3.75″ Now cut the strip drawn earlier and mark at 7.5″ each folds for pocket before fusing at the fabric Mark at 2.5″ from the upper edge for the flap and give it a triangular shape Now fuse the canvas at the inside of the fabric and leave 1/2″ seam allowance while cutting it Cut another piece with same measurement as the previous fabric strip Press the edges to secure the fold Now paste the golden piping at the edges as shown Now keep right sides together and give a stitch together having 1/2″ seam allowance leaving 4″ gap unsewed on one side to turn right sides out Now trim the corners and Turn the right sides out, give a good press to secure the folds Sew the gap and give a press stitch. and sew the sides at 7.5″ fold to form a pocket Now hand stitch a small press button, show button and a tassel And here we go… Our beautiful Cash Envelope or Shagun Pouch is ready…!

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