These Pretty Little Bags Have So Many Uses

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They’re Charming Gift Bags, Too!

These pretty drawstring bags are so easy to make and useful for many things. They’re wonderful little gift bags and can be used to store small items, as well.

The square-bottomed bags are reversible and they’re attractive in any pleasing color combination.

Handy Drawstring Pouch Pattern

Choose two or three coordinating fabrics or piece two of the sides as was done in those shown below.

Handy Drawstring Pouch Pattern

Bag found on Instagram.

Handy Drawstring Pouch Pattern

One of the great features of these bags are the flat bottoms. They allow the bags to stand up even when empty.

Handy Drawstring Pouch Pattern

The bags can be made in about an hour so plan to make several. These are very handy to have on hand, ready to go when needed.

Handy Drawstring Pouch Pattern

Handy Drawstring Pouch Pattern

The finished bags, from A Spoonful of Sugar, can be made in three sizes:

  • Small – Base measures 3.5″ x 3.5″. Height is 5 ½”.
  • Medium – Base measures 4″ x 4″. Height is 5 ½”.
  • Large – Base measures 5″ x 5″. Height is 5 ½”.

Click here to purchase the “Handy Drawstring Pouch” pattern.


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