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Materials:

– T-shirt

– sewing machine

– thread

– scissors

– ribbon or rope

– safety pin

– fabric or felt

– letter stencils

– google eyes, pom poms, bells

Process:

Spread T-shirt on a flat surface.

Cut in a straight line from bottom of one sleeve to the other.

Cut off sleeves near seam. (Save and use as mini-gift bags.)

Turn bottom portion of shirt inside out.

Sew in a straight line along cut end of shirt.

Optional: Sew corners in a T for a flat bag base.

Turn bag right-side-out.

Cut small hole in bag seam.

Thread ribbon through seam with safety pin.

Decorate!

Kelcey Kalumbulais the mom of three and owner of Cloud 9 Workshop, hosting social craft nights each month. Learn more atcloud9workshop.org.

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