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Mummy Trick or Treat Bag

By: Donna Dewberry

Give your little an extra spooky bag to collect they Halloween treats.

At a Glance:

#4683 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Apple Barrel Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Country Grey, 2 oz. - 20526

Number Needed: 1 $0.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz. - CS11301

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

Cheesecloth, White cotton fabric, Aluminum foil, Large pickle jar, 3/8” black grosgrain ribbon, Black felt, Wiggle eyes, Hot glue, Scissors


1. Wrap the pickle jar in aluminum foil.

2. Saturate the white fabric with Stiffy and wrap around the pickle jar, making sure not to wrap over the curve of the jar.

3. Cut strips of cheesecloth and dip into the Stiffy. Wrap around the jar as desired to create a mummy. Use a saturated strip and lay flat on foil for the handle. Allow to dry.

4. Once dry remove the jar and foil.

5. Cut black circles from felt. Trim a side of the circle off to create the look of a partially wrapped eye. Hot glue to the bucket. Hot glue the wiggle eye to the felt.

6. Hot glue the black ribbon to the edges of the handle. Hot glue the handle to the bucket.

7. Using a dry stencil brush and Country Grey paint, brush the bucket for an aged look.

Project Tip: Use a smaller jar and make multiple bags as favors for a Halloween party.

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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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