Easy DIY goodie bags

We just brought Ava to her creche with 14 of these cute bear goodie bags. I thought to share this with you, as they were totally easy to make! (We did it late night yesterday evening!)

Just cut the top part of a paper carrier bag, and cut out two ears from the left-over top part. Put some little presents in the bag, pin the ears to the top to help them stay in place and close the top on the sewing machine. (Or, just use glue if you don’t have a sewing machine — you can keep the ears in place with cloth pins when they’re drying.) Use white gouache to paint the eyes and snout, and when dry, use a permanent marker to add some details. Done!

xxx Esther


Comments (8)

May 27, 2013

Fantastic idea!!!! Cute and easy to make……..Thanks for the idea!!!!

May 27, 2013

Oh this is such a cute idea and looks easy too!! You’ve given me an idea for my Ava and her class for under 8’s day. Thank you!

May 27, 2013

What a cute idea! Have to keep that in mind for Mads Birthday!

May 27, 2013

These are genius! And I can only imagine Ava’a face in the morning when she saw them – how proud was she taking them to creche?

Esther in Amsterdam
May 27, 2013

SO super proud!! 🙂 x

May 28, 2013

Omg love those teddy bear paper bags! so pretty!

May 28, 2013

How sweet! What did you put in them?

May 31, 2013

amazing!!!!!! love them!!

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