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Sew Very Fishy Drawstring Laundry Sacks

Women’s Weekly offers a free template to print and the instructions to sew this fishy drawstring laundry sack! Sort through your fabric stash and find the perfect piece(s) to sew one of these whimsical bags for anyone.  Sew a smaller fishy sack out of canvas, vinyl, or laminated cotton and use as a wet bag.  These bags also make cool beach or poolside bags for the kids.

Sewing Supplies:

  1. fish template

  2. ½ meter cotton fabric – bags seen above measure 66 cm from top to tail

  3. marking pencil

  4. pins

  5. white and black felt for the eyes

  6. 2 meters of ribbon or cord

  7. a safety pin


More fishy sewing and quilting projects:

Free Pattern: Something's Fishy Tropical Beach Bag

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