Friday, February 22, 2013

DIY Pennant Gift Bag


Today I'm showing you an easy way to dress up a plain gift bag.

Pennants/bunting/banners are all the rage right now & this is such a simple little project you can do in such a short time.




Here's what you need:


1) A plain gift bag
2) Triangles cut from some pretty paper (I used my cricut to cut mine out)
3) A sewing machine
4) Glue




Feed your triangles through your sewing machine to attach them together. 
I did one long string & then cut off sections as I needed them, but you could just do several smaller sections too.




Arrange them on your gift bag.




Attach them to your gift bag. I used the glue runner I use for scrapbooking & card making.




That's it! So easy & pretty right? 




You can use whatever kinds of papers you want to go with a certain theme or age too!




I think this is perfect for a spring bridal shower, baby shower, or even for Easter.

And, as you can see, I have plenty more bunting left over for the next project! :)

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24 comments:

  1. Steph @ Crafting in the RainFriday, February 22, 2013

    What a cute way to dress up a bag!

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  2. This is so cute! What a fabulous way to dress up a present and make it extra special! I am pinning :)

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  3. This is totally adorable! What a creative soul you have!!!

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  4. Nicky @ Awesomeville.co.ukFriday, February 22, 2013

    Hello Steph!


    Thanks for commenting my blog! I love your gift bags, very creative!

    The color I painted my living room is by Dulux, endurance paint and the shade is "Javan dawn 5" <3

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  5. How adorable! I love it--perfect color combo! I found you at the Sassy Little Lady Show and Tell Saturday Party. Thanks for sharing your project!

    ~Abby =)

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  6. Christina @ I Gotta Create!Saturday, February 23, 2013

    Steph, that is the cutest party bag ever! Pinned it :)

    <3 Christina @ I Gotta Create!
    Wildly Original Link party is open.

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  7. This is such a cute and easy idea! I am your newest follower via the TT&J Weekend Wrap-Up!

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  8. Leisa @ Day by DaySaturday, February 23, 2013

    I love this! Great idea--thanks!!! :-)

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  9. Adorable and so creative! I'm pinning this!

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  10. love it!!!

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  11. Completely adorable! What a fabulous use of left over scaps. Do you buy your plain craft bags in bulk? If so, would you share where? Thanks for the tutorial!

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  12. This is so simple and lovely! Pinning now :) Thanks for linking up to The Weekly Creative.

    Shannon @ Sewing Barefoot

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  13. This is adorable! What a great idea ;) I love it.
    Jamie

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  14. What a pretty bag ~ love the colors and the pennants!

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  15. So cute! I love pennants!

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  16. I LOVE those mini buntings! So stinkin' cute. I'd be thrilled if you'd link up at this week's Off the Hook!

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  17. Cutest gift bag ever! Love it! Thanks for linking up to my Pin Me Party!

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  18. Such a cute gift bag! Thanks so much for linking up at Riverton Housewives Round Up!

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  19. Hi!

    I just wanted to let you know that your post will be featured later this evening on Show and Tell Saturday #6 on Sassy Little Lady! Have a great day!

    Kathie

    http://www.sassylittlelady.com

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  20. Oh how cute is this!! I love it.

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  21. Lyuba@willcookforsmilesFriday, March 01, 2013

    I love this idea!! I love how pretty and simple it is!

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  22. We featured you on our blog! http://www.housewivesofriverton.com/2013/03/riverton-housewives-round-up-55.html

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  23. packaging specialtiesFriday, March 15, 2013

    Nice gift bag. I like this design very much.

    Gift Bags and Boxes

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  24. This is lovely - what a fab idea.

    I would love for you to link up at the Mommy Archive - we're focusing on all sorts of hand made bags this week, Alice x

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