Lots of shots here as I tried to use more visual than words, just jots.
|20 X 12 in pieces|
|Width number moves my needle to the left.|
|To reinforce handles, do a couple of back stitches in center of handle.|
|You get 6 bags from one yard of 56 inch wide fabric with six 2.5 inch strips left over.|
Looking closer at details:
|Notice the back stitch in the center of the handles.|
|Amazing how some bags turned out to be symmetrical and I didn't even try.|
These little bags will hold treasures from VBS.
Children will be provided markers, etc. to personalize their bags.
Fabric which was curtain/upholstery fabric was acquired at Restore for very little money.
I intended to back quilts for orphans with this fabric, but thought this was a good way to use the fabric.
Now if I was smart, I'd use this process while it's fresh in my mind to make some Christmas and birthday gift bags.