Fancy Fabric Folders

Fancy File Folders by SewMichelle

Click on the picture above to take you to Secrets of Embroidery where you can download the tutorial and the FREE applique embroidery designs too.  Enjoy!

Supplies Needed for File Folder: 

  • Two fat quarters or two coordinating pieces of cotton fabrics cut 12” x 19” (Fabric A and Fabric B)
  • Scrap fabric for appliqué
  • One piece double sided Pellon Peltex (72F) cut 12” x 19”
  • Two pieces of Pellon Vinyl Fuse or Heat and Bond Vinyl cut 12” x 19”
  • One letter size file folder (to use as a template)
  • Frixion pen
  • Matching thread and bobbin to coordinate with both fabrics
  • 10” x 10” piece of Solvy Stabilizer or Pellon 553R
  • KK2000 or equivalent basting spray
  • 5” x 7” hoop
  • Embroidery thread

Supplies Needed for Matching Spiral Notebook Cover: 

  • Spiral Notebook (sample is made using 8” x 10 1/2” notebook)
  • 12” x 12”  piece of cotton fabric to match file folder if desired
  • 12” x 12” piece of  Pellon Wonder Under or Heat and Bond
  • Glue gun
  • 1 yard of 1/4” grosgrain ribbon





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