Sew a Smile: The Googly Eye Drawstring Bag Tutorial. Beginner Sewing Project
Do you want to create a unique and eye-catching? Look no further than these wiggly eyed gift bags!
To begin, you'll need some basic supplies. This includes:
- Cotton fabric
- 18mm googly eyes, you'll need safety eyes because these lay nice and flat on the front of the fabric.
- 3mm braided cotton cord
- Optional: some cardboard from old packaging to create a template. You can mark the dimensions straight onto the fabric.
- You'll also need an awl for making holes in the fabric or a seam ripper or scissors to create a small hole
- Matching thread
Although the bag is unlined, you can add a lining to give it more body if you'd like.
These wiggly eyed gift bags are easy to make, customizable, and most importantly, fun and playful. Give it a try and see how creative you can get!
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