Tuesday, January 18, 2011

"G" is for Goody Bags

DIY goody bags for buddy boy's Valentine's Day party at school.

DIY goody bag valentines.  Canvas bag with heart applique for Valentine's Day.

DIY goody bag valentines.  Canvas bag with heart applique for Valentine's Day.

Here's how I made them:

Using some leftover drop cloth I cut up rectangles for the bags and lots of hearts from scrap red fabrics:


Hearts sewn on with zig zag stitch:

DIY goody bag valentines.  Canvas bag with heart applique for Valentine's Day.

Bags complete:

DIY goody bag valentines.  Canvas bag with heart applique for Valentine's Day.

The kids made an assembly line with all the fillings:

playdough, heart crayons, M&Ms

filler for valentines goody bags

We attached the banner with a tiny heart clip to close the bag:

DIY goody bag valentines.  Canvas bag with heart applique for Valentine's Day.

DIY goody bag valentines.  Canvas bag with heart applique for Valentine's Day.

Hope buddy's classmates like them!

DIY goody bag valentines.  Canvas bag with heart applique for Valentine's Day.

Fore more DIY valentines ideas click here:

diy candy free valentines

33 comments:

  1. Ok, so Totally a New Follower, LOVE those sweet bags, YOU are the BEST mom... LOVE them.
    so happy to be a new followr of such Inspiration..
    Might do a few for my girls
    Karryann

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  2. Wow i just love your goody bags they look amazing. I have been making valentines treats over on my blog too tina x x
    http://scratchycatcrafter.blogspot.com

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  3. Oh my goodness-this is definitely the best Valentine craft I've seen this year! A.D.O.R.A.B.L.E!!!

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  4. LOVE your cute little bags!! (=

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  5. These are very very cute. Looking for something for my daughter and I to make for my granddaughter's classroom party. This is super and it looks easy enough. Thanks for showing how to do it. Much appreciated. Linda

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  6. L-O-V-E This! So cute and I know they will be loved by all whom they are gifted too.

    Thanks so much for sharing!

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  7. Those are definitely keepers - so cute!

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  8. Those are too cute! What a sweet mom you are! Thank God your babies aren't in my kids' class! You'd be making me look bad! HA!

    Really, really cute idea! Love it!

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  9. Those are so stinkin' cute! I especially love the little clothes pin heart clips! Visiting from CSI Link Party.
    http://roamwhereyouwantto.blogspot.com/

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  10. Those are really cute! What a fun gift!
    xoxo,
    Amy

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  11. Those are the most adorable goody bags ever!!

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  12. You win the Best Mom Ever award. ;) Such a fun idea, and I love that you got your kids involved in packing the goodies. :) Visiting from The CSI Project today. Hope you'll stop by my blog to say hi. :)

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  13. They are adorable! So so cute! Thanks for sharing

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  14. Umm, this is the best class Valentine I have ever seen. I'm totally jealous of the kids who get one! :)

    Thank you for sharing!

    -Annie @ {PepermintPlum}
    P.S. I'm sharing this on the Peppermint Plum Facebook page today. It's too awesome not to!

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  15. PS: I featured your Goody Bags today on my blog: http://lifeinthethriftylane.blogspot.com/2011/01/valentines-day-gifts-ideas.html

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  16. Very cute! I may have to try something like this for my son's daycare class. Thanks for sharing!

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  17. Wow!! This is absolutely adorable! I love it!! I featured you at Between U & Me. Come check it out and grab a button. Xoxo

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  18. Those are too cute! The kids are going to love them. :-)

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  19. Ummm...these are FAB! I want to have a party so I can hand them out!

    XOXO
    Lyssie

    http://lifeoflyssie.com

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  20. So cute! I have seen so many great ideas for using drop cloth lately..I'm definitely going to have to pick one up and try these out! Such a cute blog too...I am your newest follower!

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  21. Very cute goody bags! I want to make some now. I'd love for you to share these at sundae scoop

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  22. Hi! Visiting from the Valentine's Day Challenge at Life of Bliss. Love these goody bags - so cute! I vote for you!

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  23. I heart these. My little girl's b-day party is on v-day. I'm thinking this is a super great idea for the goodie bags. Thanks for sharing!!

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  24. land sakes alive! those are adorable! I want to be in your kids' class just so I get one. ha ha

    (visiting from tatertots and jello linky party)

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  25. Those goodie bags rock!! Visiting from a S2S linky party - and a new follower :)

    http://sweetlittlesmoothie.blogspot.com

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  26. Love your goodie bags...they are so cute. Would love for you to share this project as well as any of the beautiful things you have made at my new website. Susan

    http://www.ohmy-creative.com/

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  27. This is absolutely ADORABLE!! I'm putting together a section of crafts for LOVE month on my site ... http://www.wikimommy.com ... and I would love to feature this!! Please email me ro (at) wikimommy (dot) com and let me know if I may re-post this on my site. Thanks for sharing!!

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  28. Beautiful and original creation!

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  29. How cute! I think the little clothespin is my favorite part, but I'm a sucker for applique, too. Hope you don't mind that I linked to your project in my "Lovey Dovey Roundup"--> http://dancingcommas.blogspot.com/2012/02/lovey-dovey-round-up.html

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  30. Adorable! I had to pin it on the CraftBliss Red Valentine Bliss Board on Pinterest and link back to you. ~Dee

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  31. Adorable! I had to pin it on the CraftBliss Red Valentine Bliss Board on Pinterest and link back to you. ~Dee

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  32. Adorable! I had to pin it on the CraftBliss Red Valentine Bliss Board on Pinterest and link back to you. ~Dee

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