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Valentine's Day Treat Bag

Fabrics: Jules & Indigo by Valori Wells for Robert Kaufman Fabrics

 

Kids of all ages will love these Valentine's Day treat bags! 

 
 
 

Materials for One Treat Bag:

 

  • 1--4x5" rectangle of bright fabric
  • Pinking shears
  • 3.75x6" clear plastic food bag
  • Assorted candies
  • Gift tag (get the printable below)
     

 

valentine's day gift tag

 

 

 

Assemble the Treat Bag:

 

1. Trim edges of the 4x5" rectangle with pinking shears. Fold the rectangle in half crosswise, wrong side inside to make a 2-1/2x4" rectangle; press.

 

2. Fill clear plastic bag 1/3 full with assorted candies.

 

 

 

3. Place the folded pinked rectangle over the top of the bag. Place the gift tag on the lower left-hand fabric edge. Using a medium width machine-zigzag-stitch, sew through all layers to complete treat bag.

 

TIP: Sewing through plastic can be tough. Use the tips in the video below for tricks for working with slippery materials!