3-Ring Pencil Pouch for Back to School

Back to school sewing is all about organization. Pencil pouches are a must, and one that clips in to a binder is extra handy.

3-Ring Binder Pencil Pouch for back to school sewing - Free Pattern

After you’ve shopped for school supplies, grab some scraps to sew up this binder pencil pouch. Whether you are headed to the classroom, online school, or home school, the binder zipper pouch will keep your tools organized.

Binder Zipper Pouch Sewing Tutorial

You will need:

  • 2 fabric rectangles 6” x 10” for the back of the pouch
  • 1 binding strip 2” x 10”
  • 1 rectangle 2 1/2” x 10” for the top of the pouch
  • 1 rectangle 2 1/2” x 3 1/2” for the clip tab
  • a bias-cut strip 2 1/4” x 30”

For the customizable front of the pouch you will need one of the following options:

  • 1 piece of mesh 4 1/2” x 10”
  • 1 piece of vinyl 4 1/2” x 10”
  • 2 rectangles of regular quilting cotton fabric 4 1/2” x 10”

You will also need: