december, 2020

wed09dec4:30 PM5:00 PMOnline Event: Teen & Tween Sewing & Crafting - Fabric Gift Bag4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Event Details

Teens and Tweens, grades 6-12, join Miss Carla in sewing a reusable fabric gift bag. You will build on prior sewing projects, such as making a casing and pressing (ironing) before sewing. Pick up a kit at your local library branch while supplies last, kits are limited. A sewing machine and iron (both of which may require adult supervision) will be needed in addition to the kit.

This is an online event that you can conveniently watch on our website, our Facebook page, or our Youtube channel. ​

Materials needed (if you do not have a kit from the library)
  • 8 inch by 21 inch piece of fabric (to make a 6 inch by 9 inch bag)
  • 24 inches of ribbon (I used 5/8” wide ribbon – but other widths could be used)
  • Thread for sewing machine
  • Straight pins
  • Safety pin
  • 5 inch by 8 inch index card (optional but helpful)
  • Sewing machine
  • Iron


(Wednesday) 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM