Tutorial-How to create an Up-cycled Drawstring Pouch from T-shirt Sleeves
- Sewing machine
- Ribbon or rope
- Safety pin
- Spread out tee on a large fat surface
- Cut off sleeve at seam
- Turn sleeve inside out
- Sew an “L” across bottom of sleeve & up one side
- Cut away excess material
- Turn bag right-side-out
- Cut small hole in bag seam
- Thread ribbon or string through seam with safety pin
- Decorate or Stamp!
Cloud 9 Kid Connection:
With a little guidance, children as young as 6 yrs. can learn to machine sew. Parents, you too can put those classic Home Ec. skills to good use. It’s not that different than driving. No worries really!