Monday, October 6, 2014

Tutorial - How to Make a Crocheted Drawstring Bag
Fill with goodies for a special child

Tutorial at Simply Shoe Boxes Blog

"I wanted to make a simple drawstring bag to hold marbles to put into a 10 to 14 year old Operation Christmas Child shoe box gift.  We had gotten several bags of marbles on clearance at Michaels after Christmas and once the little guy opens the bag they came in to play with them he would have nothing to keep them in.  So I designed this small bag.  I had a ball of cotton twine my girls had left over from an AWANA project and I thought it would be fun to use it for a boy's bag.  I liked how it looked as I was making it, but wanted just a splash of color so added a red pony bead to the end of the drawstring.  I then made one out of thin, worsted weight yarn to test my pattern instructions".... Read more


  1. Thanks for sharing my tutorial. I hope your readers enjoy it.

    1. You're welcome. Thanks for sharing it with us.