Serger Skill Building: Making a Boxy Zippered Pouch Class


June 27, 2023 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Are you ready to take your serging skills to the next level? Learn how to make a practical and fun pouch entirely on your serger/overlocker, including inserting a zipper! This little pouch is the perfect project to bring your serger skills to the next level. The focus of this class is learning serger techniques, and students should have a basic understanding of how to use a serger.


  • Serger Basics 1.0 OR
  • you are able to operate your serger without assistance (you can confidently thread your machine and troubleshoot issues).

You will learn:

  • how to use your serger to construct a zippered pouch
  • how to insert a zipper with your serger
  • how to make little pull tabs
  • how to box the corners of your pouch
  • how to use the rotary cutter and quilting ruler

You will need:

  • 4 spools of matching serger thread
  • 2 Fat quarters of quilting cotton
  • 0.5 m of fusible fleece
  • 1 x 16”-18” zipper (wide handbag zippers or zipper by the yard are preferable)
  • Disappearing marking tool

Will be provided:

  • any tools needed during the class

The studio has ONE serger available for students.


  • if you are bringing your OWN serger, please select the ticket type 'Bring your own serger'
  • if you need to borrow the one serger we have, please select the ticket type 'Borrow our serger'

WE CANNOT AND DO NOT GUARANTEE that there will be a serger available for you to use if you do not select the appropriate ticket type.

A list of our class policies can be found here:
Minimum registration is 3. Maximum is 5.

This class is being taught by: Bea