Sewing Tip 37

BroadclothConsider using broad cloth (available in lots of colors) for pockets for jeans and dress pants. 

The 65% cotton and 35% polyester fabric is strong and will not crease when machine washed.

Don’t forget to pre-shrink it!

Want to learn more about inserting pockets? Power Sewing offers the following resources:

ENROLL in Power Sewing’s Online Sewing Classes where you can watch classes such as “Pocket in a Side Seam“.

REFER to your copy of the New Power Sewing Toolbox Volumes 1 and get access to 500 great tips and techniques. 

New to working with broad cloth? Refer to More Fabric Savvy before starting your project!

CHECK OUT our Fabric Dictionary to learn the definiton of broadcloth and many other fabrics.

WATCH the Pocket Particulars DVD.