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Holiday Gift Bags

Use FolkArt Home Decor Chalk to make holiday gift bags that are sure to delight recipients!

At a Glance:

#6209 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
supplies

Plaid ® Stencils - Value Packs - Letter Stencils...

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $5.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Imperial, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Spanish Moss, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Metallic Gold, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

½ yd ecru fabric, Sandpaper, Flat paint brush, Ecru gift tags, Twine, Sewing machine and thread to match fabric, Scissors, Masking tape, Pencil, Ruler, Stencil brush, Craft knife, Small piece of paper

Instructions

  1. Out of ecru fabric, cut 2 pieces 8" x 11", cut 2 pieces 7" x 10", and cut 2 pieces 6" x 9".
  2. On the 8" x 11" pieces, measure and tape off 3 1/2" from bottom and paint with Imperial Red. On the 7" x 9" pieces, measure and tape off 3" from bottom and paint with Imperial Red. On the 6" x 9" pieces, measure and tape off 2 1/2" from bottom and paint with Imperial Red. Let paint dry.
  3. On all sizes, put right sides together and sew with a 1/2" seam allowance on 3 sides. Turn right sides out.
  4. Use sandpaper on the Imperial Red painted fabric to create a soft aged feel.
  5. Center a monogram on each bag and stencil with Metallic Gold. Let paint dry.
  6. Trim ecru gift tags to size desired. Use X-acto knife to cut out Christmas Tree shape. Stencil a Christmas Tree on the end of the gift tags using Spanish Moss.
  7. Use twine to wrap around top of bags.

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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