This free sewing tutorial from atelierRuth shows us how to create these pretty petal bags with an easy to stitch drawstring closure. This entire tutorial is demonstrated using hand sewing instead of machine sewing. However, the principles are the same for constructing this sweet bag at any size you want. This drawstring petal bag would be a cute casserole dish bag if made with the correct supplies, or a large beach bag, and often made to be used as a lunch bag! The drawstring petal bag is an economical sewing project that is one of the best for beginner sewers.
Watch the video below to learn how to create this petal bag and sew one or a few yourself with a sewing machine or by hand. No pattern required!
- elastic threader / bodkin
- fabric or a pretty handkerchief
- scissors or a rotary cutter and ruler
- hand sewing needle (optional)
- sewing machine (optional)
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