Embroidered Chair Pockets by CoffeeKidsNDolls™
This listing is for a chair pocket using my chevron duck fabric. Embroidery is optional. If you would like to view other limited edition print fabric (they are all duck cloth) choices, please visit this listing:
If you are unsure how to place an order, simply email me. I am always glad to help!
Whether you are looking for a school supply required by your child's teacher, storage with home school materials, or just organizing your child's room, chair pockets create storage in an easily accessible space.
I've been making chair pockets since 2011 and I am not limited to a one size or one style fits all. Through constant product development and refining, I am pleased to now offer even more options when selecting the cover that works best for you!
TALL BACK -- This style is best suitable for chairs that have the seat and the back molded together in one piece. Typically, this chair has some curve to the back and it gets thicker as the back curves into the seat. This style also works great for chairs that have a shorter back as it allows the pocket to sit slightly lower than the level of the seat. The tall back covers are sewn with a smaller insert area to "hook" onto the top of the chair.
>>>>>>PLEASE NOTE: In order to have the most room available for embroidery, all embroidered covers will be made with a TALL or MODIFIED TALL BACK. <<<<<<<
FULL BACK CHAIR POCKETS. My standard and original style of chair pocket. The back of this chair cover (the side that your child's back will rest against) goes completely to the bottom of the expandable pocket. This style generally stays on your chair easier but does not fit one piece chairs as well as the tall back.
UNLESS YOU SPECIFY OTHERWISE, all NON-EMBROIDERED chair pockets will be made with a full back.
All of my pockets are expandable. This means that the pocket is larger than the seat back width. Other sellers simply make a one piece cover (that is easy to make) and want you to purchase an over sized product in order for items to fit in the pockets. This makes the chair pocket sag and look sloppy.
My styles are priced based upon the amount of materials required to make the product and the time to sew it up.
VALUE STYLE -- My most economical and popular pocket style. This pleated pocket features a 3" expansion. This size works well for teacher who plan to keep a few folders and books at the student desk.
TABLESS DELUXE -- This pleated pocket style features a 5" expansion. This style is recommended for teachers who plan to use student binders or thick books regularly at the desk.
DELUXE -- This pleated pocket style features a 5" expansion and adds velcro™ tabs on either side for adjustment.
PREMIUM -- This is my original pocket style and features a 7" expansion. It is also gathered at the bottom and has a heavy duty elastic band at the top. I recommend this pocket for teachers who plan to keep a lot of materials, including supply boxes, in the pockets.
For more information on embroidery and to see samples, please visit my blog:
I recommend selecting two CONTRASTING colors for the chair pocket and embroidery thread. You will need to select the fabric used for your chair pocket and the thread color of the name to be embroidered.
See the picture in my listing for my thread colors.
==============>>>>>>>I also offer a two-color fabric chair pocket at no extra charge. You can select one fabric for the back of the chair and the other fabric for the pocket. This tends to look best when the embroidery thread matches the color of the pocket. (IF you want this option, simply add this information along with your other choices above for the NOTES section.)<<<<<<<<==============================
Each embroidered name is digitized to get the name as large as possible on the chair pocket up to 10 inches wide. (The longer the name, the smaller the size font will be.)
To see all of the letters in each font, here is a link to the embroidery software that I use. Simply click on the alphabet that you are interested in (I have not purchased all of the alphabets and only have the ones that are listed in my picture):
All chevron fabrics are premium quality, medium duty fabrics. These fabrics feature a special screen print technique on 100% cotton fabric and is made by Premier Prints™. These are the same fabrics that many name brand designers use on upholstery products and in pillows.
Chevron colors: Yellow, Red, Orange, Tangerine, Pink, Candy Pink, Green, Purple, Grey, Black, Dusky Blue, Cobalt Blue, Navy Blue, or Turquoise
Solid Color fabrics are 100% cotton duck canvas (a little thicker than regular and slub duck.) The fabric is dyed (the color is on both sides.) Select one color or the popular two color option.
Solid Colors: yellow, orange, red, green, purple, turquoise, navy , brown
Please note that the chevron and solid are from two different manufacturers and the colors are not quite the same. Sorry, these fabrics cannot be mixed.
Looking for a pattern? Visit this listing for limited edition prints:
Some teachers provide a template or pattern when classroom chair pockets are required. Please send me this information so that I can pull down the chair dimensions.
If no sizing is provided by the teacher, PLEASE include the grade that your child will be in and I will use this standard size template (sizing updated July 2018).
Optional snaps also available upon request (if the chair pocket is too big, these can be used on the sides to make the cover tighter.) I use industrial grade KAM snaps and will match it to your fabric.:
K-1 15 inches wide
2-3 17 inches wide
4-5 19 inches wide
===========VERY IMPORTANT ==============
In addition to the selections from the drop down menus in this listing, please send me the following information in the NOTES section at checkout or email me a conversation :
1) the chair pocket dimensions or the grade your child will be entering
2) the embroidery thread color
3) the name, exactly as you want it to appear (capitalized, small, or monogram in the exact order you want it to be made)
4) the chair pocket color mix, if you are looking for a two color option -- for two color chair pockets as seen like the "Marlee" cover shown, please note the fabric for the chair back and the fabric for the pocket>>
Did you know that I offer a ONE YEAR GUARANTEE on all chair pockets? If your chair pocket fails from regular use within the first year (due to workmanship*), I will repair or replace your cover at no extra charge.
*Does not apply to rips or cuts in fabric, marks or stains that occur due to misuse, or improper handling of covers.
I designed my original kindergarten chair covers for my son's teacher in 2011. Her chair pockets were straight pieces of fabric folded up at the end for a pocket. They were falling apart at the seams, and the fabric was ripping on the sides. The classroom was small and space was a premium. I borrowed a chair for sizing and created my first expandable pocket chair cover. That replacement cover turned into an entire classroom of new chair pocket covers! They covers are still in use today!
☼♥ The Delightful Duck™ Chair Covers by CoffeeKidsNDolls ♥☼
Please refer to Etsy policy for payment guidelines.
International buyers must provide their shipping address in English.
I take pride in quick shipping of in stock items. In stock orders placed before noon Central time are generally shipped the same day. Otherwise, they will ship the next business day.
Items not deliverable or returned to me for incorrect address (I ship directly off of the address you provide) will be held for 45 days after purchase. After that time, the order will be marked complete. It is your responsibility to send me a corrected address within 30 days of purchase, but I will email you if I receive a package that is returned. This policy has been added since a few customers have waited 3-6 months before responding to me -- and my inventory has typically rolled over by then.
Custom items are dependent upon current order backlog and will ship as soon as the item is made. I do try to give an estimated ship date when an order is placed.
Just contact me within: 7 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 2 days of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Due to the custom nature of my items, refunds for handmade items are not typically accepted.
At certain times during the year, I do accumulate a rather large backlog. If you are unable to wait for a custom order to be completed, I will cancel your order IF it has not been started yet.
If you have any concerns regarding your purchase, I will do my best to resolve any issues through repair or replacement of the item as needed.
<<Custom or personalized items will not be refunded after you have approved the information provided to me unless I am at fault.>>
I now offer a 1 year guarantee on my classroom chair pockets. Please contact me for further details on this item.
HOW QUICKLY ARE ITEMS MADE? I typically have a backlog of orders (orders come in faster than I can make them.) As such, please check my information page where I try to update my backlog schedule on a weekly basis. This information will tell you how far behind I currently am and when you may expect your item to be produced.
HOW OFTEN DO YOU SHIP ITEMS? I do my best to ship stock items EVERY BUSINESS DAY (does not include Saturday or Sunday.) Items purchased BEFORE NOON Central Time are usually shipped same day. Handmade items depend upon the backlog in my store, but I try to get these out as quickly as possible -- but I have to make them first!
DO YOU OFFER RETURNS? Absolutely no returns on CUSTOM ORDERS OR SALE PRODUCTS unless I have made something in error (such as misspelled your name on an embroidered item, made with the wrong fabric, etc)
Stock items may be returned if they are in NEW and UNUSED condition. You MUST contact me within 7 days of receipt and BEFORE you return the item(s) within 14 days of sale. If you do not contact me before returning your item(s), your returns will be assessed a 25% restocking fee. Shipping charges are NOT REFUNDED on returns, and you must send the item back at your own cost unless I am at fault.
WILL YOU MAKE SOMETHING NOT SHOWN IN YOUR STORE? Yes! I will try my best to accommodate any special requests! Several of my products resulted from custom order requests.
DO YOU HAVE A PHYSICAL STORE? No, I am an online retailer only and work out of a dedicated shop at my home. I live near Nashville, Tennessee. USA Shipping East of the Mississippi typically takes 2 business days, USA Shipping West of the Mississippi takes anywhere from 3-5 business days.
DO YOU SHIP WORLDWIDE? Yes, I have shipped worldwide for several years. I DO NOT declare items as a gift (this is illegal.) You are responsible for any customs or duty charges when a product enters your country.
Aug 15, 2018
My granddaughter loves her personalized chairback! I am very pleased with our products and the service. Thank you!
Jul 17, 2018
The custom seat sack, came out great! Thank you!!
Sep 12, 2017
The chairback cover was the best I have ever gotten! Don't hesitate to buy. You'll LOVE it