You will need…
- Main fabric: 68x106cm (27x42in)
- Top fabric: 13x106cm (51/4x42in)
- Appliqué fabric: 15x15cm (6x6in)
- Lining fabric: 78x106cm (31x42in)
- Thick piping cord: 150cm (60in)
- Matching sewing thread
- Download our Christmas star template here
Main fabric: Imprint by Katarina Roccella for Art Gallery fabrics. Cross thread Pure (ref: AGFIMP10454). See Hantex for stockists.
Top fabric: Curiosities by Jeni Baker for Art Gallery fabrics. String Lights Carmin (ref: AGFCUR29133). See Hantex for stockists.
Appliqué fabric: Festive by Jo Clark for Cloud9: Festive Snowflakes (ref: C9FES140702) Lining fabric: Cotton solids – white (ref: CCPF100)
See Hantex for stockists.
The finished present sack measures 75x50cm (30x20in)
Use a 1.5cm (5/8in) seam allowance unless otherwise stated and press all seams open as you go.
Due to available fonts, we can’t show fractions in the correct scale here on our website, so we use a space to indicate where a number includes a fraction. For example: 1 1/4in = One and one quarter inch).
Step by step: how to make a gift sack
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