In case you feel lazy, or you are going somewhere where a purse is a hassle to carry, this version of boho chic belt has a pocket large enough for a thin wallet or your mobile phone.
Key Features of the Boho Chic Belt:
Secret pocket at the back
Easy to make
Excellent alternative to a purse
Casual yet elegant, fashionable yet practical
one rectangle of fabric the size of your waist by 5 1/4″ (main fabric)
one rectangle of fabric the size of your waist by 5 1/4″ (contrasting fabric)
two rectangles the size of your waist by 3 1/4″ (contrasting fabric)
very stiff interfacing, I am using Stitch and Sew, Buckram or Pellon are excellent alternatives.
leather strip cord or decorative cord 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 yards according to our waist measurements (29- 40) , (to go around the waist twice) or just one yard to lace in front.
one 7″ invisible zipper
lobster claw for hanging your trinkets
sprayable glue (optional)
thin interfacing (optional)
Check the free tutorial HERE: http://so-sew-easy.com/boho-chic-belt-tutorial/
Source: Boho Chic Belt, with secret pocket plus tutorial - So Sew E...