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Patchwork Christmas Drawstring Gift Bag

This fabric gift bag in the colors of the season has a warm country charm and is sewn within a couple of hours. If you sew a lot, you surely have a lot of scrap pieces of fabric you could use for this project. This particular bag has a floor and can even stand on its own.



Christmas Goodie Bag

For this project you will need:

- cotton beige fabric or homespun fabric - cut two 10 cm x 30 cm strips
- red fabric - cut two 15 cm x 30 cm strips
- green fabric - cut two 15 cm x 30 cm strips
- interfacing for creating patchwork block
- basic sewing supplies such as thread, scrissors, seam ripper, etc...
- green cording


(Sew all parts of the bag with a 0.75 cm or a 1/4 inch seam allowance)

1. Create a crazy patchwork block by following the instructions in the crazy patchwork block tutorial. The size of the block used for this project is 11 cm x 11 cm.
2. To create front of the bag, sew 1 each red, green and checked strips together. The green fabric was used as the middle block for this bag but you can vary the fabrics.
3. Repeat step 2 for the backside of the bag. Now place the front and back pieces together with the right sides facing each other and pin. To continue, follow the Christmas drawstring gift bag tutorial to see how to create the floor of the bag and how to finish the bag.

Illustrated Craft Tutorial:

Crazy Patchwork

Crazy Patchwork Block Tutorial

Christmas Drawstring Gift Bag Tutorial 75

Christmas Drawstring Gift Bag Tutorial




Christmas Goodie Bag - Empty
This is how the bag looks when empty.


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