Sew Spoiled Designs Doodle Bag

By Leah Williams

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Publisher and Adobe Photoshop. ink jet printer. You only receive 3 in each pack so make sure that your image is correct first. ribbon and matching string. ) fabric markers.Sew Spoiled Doodle Bag By Leah Williams Material List for Doodle Bag: Printable fabric ( June Tailor. Fabric-Stick ) . ( Diagram 1a ) 1a Step 2: Pick your favorite printable online coloring sheet. accent fabric. ( Diagram 2a) 2 . non toxic fabric markers and matching string. jet printer ( You can not use a Laser printer for this project because the ink will rub off. Step 1: Gather your materials printable fabric. I have found it easier to center the picture using various software including Microsoft Word. liner fabric. Size the coloring sheet and lay out the design in a landscape fashion using your computer and printer. accent fabric. liner fabric. Make sure that you print using a test page first and then print it again on the fabric sheet. However you can use a printer and scanner to help you center the image. ink printer. ribbon.

Cut out 2 liner panels and 2 interfacing panels using the template. You will need two 36 ” strips of ribbon for handles and two 8 ” strips of ribbon for the closure. Lay it over the interfacing adhesive sides together and iron. ( Diagram 3a ) 4a 4b Step 4: Peel the backing off of the printable fabric-stick. ( Diagram 4a-c ) 4c 3 . Now prepare your other outer shell panel by putting the accent fabric over the adhesive side of the interfacing and ironing them together.2a 3a Step 3: Cut out the outer shell of the doodle bag 1 panel from the printable fabric sheet and the other outer panel from the accent fabric using the template provided on page 8.

Pin the ribbon 1.5 ” from either side and sew the ribbon down to the outer shell 1” below the top of the bag.5” 7b Step 7: Put the liner aside and cut your 36 ” ribbon straps. This is another place where you can customize the child’ s bag especially for them. ( D iagram 7a-b ) 4 . It is a simple straight stitch along the sides and bottom of the bag lining and outer shell. Leave some excess on either side because we will tie the ribbon in a knot at the end of the tutorial. ( D iagram 6a ) 6a 7a 1.5a 5b Step 5: This is a great place for the kids to sew their own bags. Sew the corners of the bag together. You will need to do this twice once for the outer shell and once for the lining. ( C heck to see if your machine has a slow speed for your beginner ) ( D iagram 5a-b ) Step 6: Line up the side and bottom seams and pin right sides together. The seam allowance needs to be between 1/4 ” and 1/2 ” but as long as all of the seams are the same it doesn ’ t matter.

Topstitch 1/4 ” seam allowance around the top of the bag. Leave two 3 ” holes in the center on either side for the ribbon closures. Turn the Doodle bag right side out and Iron the bag. ( Diagram 10a) Now give your Doodle Bag even 10a more life by coloring on the printable fabric! 5 . This is so you can turn the bag right side out and will be the holes for the ribbon closure. ( D iagram 8a ) Sew around the top of the bag using a 1/4 ” seam allowance. ( D iagram 9a ) 3” Openings 9a Step10: Pin the ribbon closure strips in place on either side the bag. Step 8: 3” Openings 8a Step 9: Pin the lining to the outer shell right sides to- gether. Iron the bag and tie the ribbon handles and closure.This is what your outer shell should look like. You need to leave an 3 ” opening at the top of the bag on either side.

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( Halloween. 5. Print the child ’ s name in block letters and let them draw around them. Bridal shower. Easter. Baby shower. etc. Scavenger hunts. 4. Places you can find June Tailor Fabric-Stick. Have your child draw the coloring sheet for everyone to color.com 7 . Christmas. Doodle bags make incredible party gifts for any special occasion.junetailor. Create a Themed birthday party with characters or pictures of your theme. www. Doodle Bags are also great for mascot team themed bags. ) 3.More Fun Suggestions! 1. Sleepovers. Scan the image in to your computer and print.walmart.com www. 2.

Sew Spoiled Doodle Bag By Leah Williams 1 cut from Printable Fabric-Stick 1 cut from accent fabric 2 cut from Liner fabric 2 cut from interfacing ( either light or heavy ) Ribbon needed Handles 2 ribbon strips 36 ” long or customize it for your child.sewspoiled.sewspoiled. 2 ribbon ties for a closure. Sew Quick.com www. 8 ” long each.sewspoiled.net 8 .etsy.com www. Including the right to reproduce the pattern or any part thereof. including finished product made from this pattern. Sew Spoiled C Sew Spoiled 2008 All rights reserved.blogspot. Sew Easy. www. No part may be reproduced for commercial use or resale in any manner.

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