Upcycled: Cloth gift bag

THH Difficulty Level: images-e1542928244330.png

What you’ll need:

– Remnant cloth fabric

– Ribbon, rope or string

– needle and thread or sewing machine

–  small safety pin


  1. Get all your items ready.
  2. Cut the cloth into a rectangular strip of your desired size. Fold it in half and fold in the top creating a thicker hem (as pictured).
  3. Sew the sides of the fabric as well as the bottom of the hem.
  4. Turn it inside out.
  5. Take a safety pin and run through the two laces. Add a bead or tie two holes on either side to secure the bag.

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