October 10, 2007
DIY Gift Bags
So this weeks work for me Wednesday was born out of an attempt to be frugal! Do you remember these? Well, like everything else, they REALLY needed to be mailed; however, I didn't know what to mail it in! I hadn't wrapped them yet and I didn't want to put them in a traditional gift bag b/c it would just end up squished by the time it got to its destination. I also didn't want to go out and spend money on wrap, does that bug anybody else?
SO I decided to get creative.
I had this laying around and I had supplies to make this:
So with 2 side seams, a pair of pinking shears and a piece of leftover ribbon I now had this:
A closer image.
Now, why in the world would I ever spend money on a gift bag again? Did I mention how much I HATED doing that!! So that works for me!