How To Make Your Own No-Sew Drawstring Bags
Sewing machine or two-sided fabric tape can be used to make the DIY drawstring bags.
Step by Step Tutorial for an Upcycled No-Sew DIY Drawstring Bag
Cut two equal-sized rectangles of equal size and tape them together, leaving 1/2u2033 seam allowance on the three closed sides and about 1u2033 allowance to create a tube for the drawstrings along the top. Fabric is simply an old t-shirt. We have a box of old t-shirts waiting for a new life as a simple DIY bag.
What can I use for drawstring?
You can make a drawstring out of any piece of cord, trimming, ribbon, or fabric; ribbons are more feminine, while cords are better for projects that require sturdy fastenings, such as bags; you can also experiment with different colors and add your own personal touch by using contrasting materials.
How do you make a fabric gift bag?
Fabric Gift Bags u2013 Sewing Instructions
- Step 1: Cut your fabric into the following sizes.
- Step 2: Press the Casing. On the wrong side, press over the top edge by 1/4 inch (6mm).
- Step 3: Fold in Half.
- Step 4: Stitch the Sides.
- Step 5: Clipping.
- Step 6: Fold Casing Back.
- Step 7: Stitch Casing.