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Quick and Easy Gift Bag

Transform plain gift bags with a little paper, Mod Podge and creativity.

At a Glance:

#4751 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Logo

Mod Podge ® Hard Coat, 8 oz. - CS11245

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

Mod Podge Podgeable Shapes, 12918
Mod Podge Holiday Papers or holiday themed scrapbook papers, Mod Podge Podgeable Snowflake or other snowflake shape embellishment, Paper gift bag, Pencil, Scissors, Foam paintbrush, Hot Glue, Rhinestones, Ribbon


1. Trim holiday papers into 6 circle shapes and 1 rectangle shape.  Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the back of the papers and position on the bag in a tree fashion. Smooth any air bubbles with your fingers.  Wait 15 min. and top-coat with a layer of Mod Podge. (Use a damp paper towel to wipe excess Mod Podge.)

2. Trace the snowflake shape onto holiday themed papers. Cut out the shape.  Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the paper and position on the snowflake Podgeable shape.  Smooth any air bubbles with your fingers.  Wait 15 min. and top-coat with a layer of Mod Podge.  Repeat this with the circle Podgeable.

3. Hot glue rhinestones to the bag.  Thread a ribbon through the hole on the snowflake and tie onto the bag handle..

PROJECT TIP: Altered paper gift bags are perfect for any occasion!  Just mix up your paper choices and colors.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

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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