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In this week’s new BurdaStyle Video, learn how to sew hip pockets on pants!

In this 15 minute video, you will learn how to position the pocket piece to the front of the pants, how to properly press and edgestitch the pocket opening, and how to attach the hip yoke in order to complete the pocket. Commonly found on pants, skirts, and shorts, you will be able to use this technique on a wide variety of sewing projects.

Click here to get the How to Sew Hip Pockets on Pants video tutorial and use this technique on numerous sewing projects!

Try out making your own hip pockets on these patterns:

Techniques Demonstrated in the Video:

  • How to line up the pocket piece and the pant piece
  • Proper pressing techniques
  • How to join the pocket pieces and finish the seam allowance
  • How to edgestitch the pocket opening

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