Tutorial Tuesday: Piggy Bank Purse!


This piggy bank purse it too cute and you’re in luck, you can make your own! From Nienke of Nosey Nest, you can also buy one from Nienke’s shop if you aren’t feeling so crafty.

Have fun with this and remember to join the Tutorial Tuesday flickr group and share your completed Tutorial Tuesday projects.

Piggy Bank Purse from Nosey Nest.

Materials needed:
– Fabric ( print for lining, plain for exterior. Of course, you could do all solid or all print, or a variety. )
– Button
– Little black beads for the eyes.
– Embroidery floss to make a little loop to hook around the button.
– Optional some stuffing for the snout.


1. Cut all parts out of the fabric. Include a 1/4″ seem. See patterns here.
2. Sew together the ears and tail and turn right sides out ( Be patient, the fun starts after this ).
3. Pin and sew parts 2 and 4 together up to the arrows. Back stitch at each end to secure.
4. Same for part 1 and 3.
5. Pin both piggy sides together with the lining facing.
6. Put the tail in the right place.
7. Read more!


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