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Drawstring Bunny Bags

Ahhh…spring is my absolute favorite time of year! The sun is staying out a little longer, trees are starting to bloom, new grass is pushing its way through, and I start getting an itch to add more color to everything! Easter is also right around the corner and thank goodness it is, because my kids have been asking since Christmas ended, when the Easter bunny was coming! ;)

But all this nice weather has gotten me into a sewing mood…..but not just any sewing, Easter sewing!

Drawstring Bunny Bags...fun for Easter, or ALL year long! | Make It and Love It

 

Today I’m over at BERNINA’s, We All Sew, sharing these really simple Drawstring Bunny Bags that are really quick to sew up…and are perfect for this time of year!

And once I finished the first one, I had one of those, “oh my goodness, these turned out even cuter than expected…MUST-MAKE-MORE” moments!  Ha.  So, just like bunnies do best — they multiplied into THREE! ;)

Drawstring Bunny Bags...fun for Easter, or ALL year long! | Make It and Love It

 

I have mentioned here before that we have 3 pet bunnies at our house and Elli and Chloe and even Connor (ages 9, 7, and 5) ALL adore them…so everything in their lives revolve around their favorite fluffy pets right now! So these bags are kinda perfect for them!

But how fun would these be tucked away into your kiddos’ Easter baskets this year! :)  Easy as that, they open up to reveal what’s inside…..and then they cinch up nice and snug to keep those contents hidden away!

Drawstring Bunny Bags...fun for Easter, or ALL year long! | Make It and Love It

 

But they aren’t just simple little treat bags.  These cute little bunnies can be used year-round for all sorts of things, including a money pouch for Chloe, who just received a stack of $1 bills for her birthday! :)

Drawstring Bunny Bags...fun for Easter, or ALL year long! | Make It and Love It

 

Once you cinch the bag closed, those little bunny ears perk right up!

Drawstring Bunny Bags...fun for Easter, or ALL year long! | Make It and Love It

 

Oh, and Elli was just telling me that her necklaces aren’t all fitting into her jewelry box anymore, so she now has an extra place to keep them safe!

Drawstring Bunny Bags...fun for Easter, or ALL year long! | Make It and Love It

 

But I was also thinking they would be such a cute gift for a friend, stuffed with nail polish, a gift card, or even some sewing notions! Because everything is cuter stuffed in a little Bunny Bag, right?! ;)

Drawstring Bunny Bags...fun for Easter, or ALL year long! | Make It and Love It

 

Check out the full Drawstring Bunny Bag tutorial over on We All Sew today!

Hope you enjoy!

-Ashley

 

 
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Ashley Johnston

Ashley Johnston

Owner at Make It & Love It
Ashley Johnston is a professional DIY costume maker, sewist, crafter, and owner of Make It & Love It. She is a mom of 5 and a wife to a very patient (with my craft clutter) husband. In case you’re wondering, she always chooses crafting/sewing/designing over mopping/dusting/wiping base boards……but bathrooms/laundry/full bellies are always attended to. Whew!

Comments

  1. Joan Richard says:

    Enjoy all your crafts.

  2. Sarah says:

    Where do I locate the pattern from please

  3. Svetlana says:

    Thanks for the great idea! I really liked your bags!

  4. Alice Kolb says:

    I love these and do not sew. Do you make and sell?

  5. Ann says:

    So lovely, I’ve made a bunny bags last year, but a bit larger ;-)

  6. Pamela says:

    Thanks for the great tutorial. My daughter aged 8 was able to sew it, her first sewing project. It’s a hit with all my children, even my 10 year old son, who sewed half of his. We’ve made 4 so far and need to make another 3 for their cousins.

  7. gracie / Crafts and Cupcakes says:

    So cute!

  8. Joan says:

    Such an awesome idea! It’s so cute, clever and simply adorable! Love your work, thank you and God bless you for sharing! :-)

  9. Anne says:

    Oh! These are so cute! I must ask, where did you find the multi colored fabric in the middle?

  10. Courtney says:

    I am having trouble with the link as well. I so want to make these.

    1. Ashley says:

      Sorry about that, the link is fixed! :)

  11. fitri says:

    that is the cutest bunny bags ever , unfortunately I can’t go through to the link that you mention above.. :(

    1. Ashley says:

      Oh, sorry…..I fixed the link! :)

  12. Melanie C says:

    This is adorable! I need to make some for my daughter!

    1. Ashley says:

      Oh, I hope she loves them….they really are so fun! :)

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