Drawstring-Bag Invitations

Start the party off with a bang, using these clever invitations to set the mood.

What You Need:

Talk to your kids about ways to make guests feel welcome in your home.
  • Large Plate
  • Fabric scrap
  • Scissors
  • Thread
  • Needle
  • Yarn
  • Beads
  • Permanent marking pen
  • Chocolate coins


1. Trace around a large plate on fabric. Cut out the circle.

2. Turn under a narrow hem around the outside edge, baste it, and thread a length of yarn through it. Tie a bead at each end of the yarn.

3. Turn the hemmed side over and write the invitation message with a marker or pen. Pull up the gathers, fill the bag with chocolate coins, and tie it shut.


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