September 29, 2023
Custom Patch

Hi, friends! In today’s blog post, we’ll be discussing how to make a custom patch DIY-style. This project is perfect for beginners, as it requires no special skills or materials. So grab your supplies and let’s get started!

You’ll need:

– A piece of fabric

– Scissors

– Needle and thread

– A piece of cardboard

– A pencil

– A design (this can be anything from a simple shape to a complex image.

First, trace your design onto the piece of cardboard. Then, cut out the design from the cardboard. Next, place the cardboard template onto the fabric and trace around it with a pencil. Cut out the fabric shape.

Now it’s time to start sewing! Begin by threading your needle and tying a knot at the end. Then, start sewing the fabric shape to the clothes you’re adding the patch to. Once you’re finished, knot the thread and cut off the excess.

There you have it! Your very own custom patch with Popular Punch. Now go show it off to your friends.

What You’ll Need

You’ll need a few things before you get started on making your own custom patch. First, you’ll need some sort of design or image to use as a starting point. This can be anything from a simple sketch to a more complex design. Once you have your design, you’ll need to transfer it to a piece of transfer paper.

Next, you’ll need to gather your materials. For the base of your patch, you’ll need some sort of fabric. Felt works well for this, but you can use anything from denim to canvas. You’ll also need a needle and thread, scissors, and a hot glue gun.

Now it’s time to start stitching! Begin by attaching your transfer paper to the fabric with a few stitches. Then, start stitching your design onto the fabric. When you’re finished, remove the transfer paper and admire your handiwork!

Finally, add a few drops of hot glue to the back of your patch and attach it to your favorite jacket or bag. You’re now the proud owner of a one-of-a-kind custom patch!

Design Your Patch

Making your own patch is a great way to add a personal touch to your clothes and accessories. Whether you want to show off your favorite band, display your initials, or show support for a cause, designing your own patch is a great way to do it. The best part is, it’s easy to do and only requires a few supplies.

To get started, you’ll need some fabric, a sharpie, scissors, and an iron. You can find all of these supplies at your local craft store. Once you have your supplies, you’re ready to get started on your design.

Now it’s time to iron your patch onto your clothes. Place the patch on the desired spot and put a piece of parchment paper over it. Iron over the patch for about 30 seconds, making sure to apply pressure evenly. Allow the patch to cool and you’re done!

Now you have a custom patch that you made yourself. Show it off to your friends and family and enjoy wearing your new creation.

Trace Your Patch On to the Felt

One of the most important steps in making a custom patch is to trace your design onto the felt. This will ensure that your patch is the correct size and shape, and that all of the details are accounted for.

To trace your design onto the felt, you will need a piece of tracing paper and a pen or pencil. Place the tracing paper over your design and trace around the outline. Be sure to include any small details or text that you want to be included on the patch.

Remove the tracing paper template and you should now have a perfect outline of your patch on the felt. You’re now ready to start adding the details of your design!

Cut Out Your Patch

You’ve got your design all set and now it’s time to cut out your patch! This is a pretty simple step, but there are a few things to keep in mind.

First, you’ll want to make sure that you’re using a sharp pair of scissors. This will help to ensure that your cuts are clean and precise.

Next, you’ll want to take your time and cut out your design slowly and carefully. Remember, you can always trim away any excess fabric, but you can’t add any back!

Once you’ve cut out your patch, you’re ready to move on to the next step!

Attach Your Patch to the Garment

Making your own custom patch is a great way to personalize your clothing and accessories. If you’re not sure how to attach your patch, don’t worry! It’s actually quite simple. In this blog post, we’ll walk you through the process of attaching a patch to a garment step-by-step.

The first step is to choose the location for your patch. If you’re attaching a patch to a garment with a seam, we recommend aligning the patch with the seam. This will help to reinforce the patch and prevent it from peeling off over time.

Once you’ve chosen the location for your patch, the next step is to position the patch on the garment. To do this, we recommend using a piece of tape to secure the patch in place. This will help to keep the patch from shifting while you’re working.

Wear Your New Custom Patch with Pride!

Now that you’ve made your very own custom patch, it’s time to show it off! Wear your new patch with pride, and be sure to tell all your friends and family where you got it.

If you’re looking for a way to really make your patch stand out, consider adding some embellishments. You can sew on beads, sequins, or even rhinestones to really make it sparkle.


Thanks for following along, and we hope you enjoyed this tutorial. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below. Happy sewing!

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