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Make a Fabric Drawer Organizer

Introducing the Fabric Drawer Organizer, the ultimate solution to decluttering your living space! This innovative organizer is designed to fit seamlessly into any drawer, providing you with a stylish and efficient way to store and organize your belongings. Made from high-quality fabric, this organizer is not only durable but also adds a touch of elegance to your drawers. Whether you want to store your socks, underwear, accessories, or even office supplies, this organizer has got you covered. The soft fabric material ensures that your delicate items are protected from scratches and damage.

What you will Need: How to Make a Fabric Drawer Organizer

  • 1/4 yd outer and lining fabric
  • 1/4 yd quilt batting and Pellon SF101 (Optional)
  • Standard sewing supplies

What you will Need

Step 1: Cut your Fabrics and Batting

From the outer, lining and Pellon SF 101 fabrics cut one each that measures 13″ x 7″. From the batting cut one piece that is a little bit larger all the way around to accommodate the quilting.

Step 2: Quilt the Lining

Place the lining fabric onto the batting making sure that it is centered. Quilt any way that you would like. I quilted mine in a diamond pattern starting with marking a line from one corner to 6″ from the other corner. Each line is 3/4″ wide. Once you have finished your diamond pattern trim off the excess batting.

Mark the quilting lines

Quilted lining

Trim the batting

Step 3: Stitch the Ends

Fold the quilted piece right sides together and lengthwise. Stitch along the short ends using a 1/4″ seam allowance.

Fold in half

Step 4: Box the Corners

Fold the corners so that they are in a point. Using a ruler, measure down from the point so that there is a line that measures 2 1/2″. Stitch along this line. Trim off the excess. Do this for both ends.

Box the corners

Trim the excess from the corners

Finished Lining

Step 5: Create the Outer Body

Fuse the SF 101 to the wrong side of the outer fabric following the manufacturer’s instructions. This step is optional. Create the outer body the same way you created the lining only without the quilting. Just use the fabric.

Finished outer organizer

Step 6: Add the lining to the Outer Organizer

Place the outer body right sides together with the lining body and pin or clip. Stitch along the top using a 1/4″ seam allowance and leaving san opening for turning.

Combine lining and outer organizer

Step 7: Turn Right Sides Out

Reach into the opening you left in the top and turn the organizer right sides out. Push the lining into the outer body and press. Fold under the opening and topstitch all the way around the top to secure.

Turn right sides out

Topstitch around the top

Step 8: Optional Topstitch

Topstitch along each corner to stabilize the organizer. Press the long edge bottoms and you are finished with your long drawer organizer.

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