A Little Whimsy for the Holidays: A Gift Card Pocket Holder

This videos shares two ways to make a pocket gift card holder. The first is a bound cotton pocket that can also be made in silk. The second is a wool pocket bound in a blanket stitch. Each can be personalized or decorated.

Materials for Cotton Gift Card Pocket Holder:

  • Cotton (or Silk) 4.5″ x 16″
  • Thin batting 4.5″ x 8″
  • Firm weave ribbon 3/4″ to 1″ wide approx. 18″
  • Embellishments and closure as desired

Materials for Wool Gift Card Holder:

  • Firmly woven wool 4.5″ x 8″ to 9″
  • Embroidery floss
  • Embellishments and closure as desired.

See the introductory video, which shows three techniques I use for making many types of decorations:

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