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Multi-Purpose Party Bags

Multi-Purpose Party Bags

Create colorful multi-purpose party bags perfect for gift-giving, party favors, and more!



Skill Level: Easy

Time Needed: 45 minutes

Age(s): 5 to 11

Appropriate For: Classroom Celebrations


Supplies Needed for Multi-Purpose Party Bags:

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Instructions for Multi-Purpose Party Bags

  1. Lay a paper bag on a flat surface.
  2. Decide how to decorate the paper bag.
  3. Cut out fun shapes and designs from construction paper. Glue the shapes to the paper bag.
  4. Add sequins and buttons to the paper bag with glue. Let the glue dry completely.
  5. Write your name or draw pictures on the paper bag using Elmer's 3D Washable Paint Pens™. Let the paint dry completely.
  6. Use a hole punch to make a hole at the top of the paper bag. Make sure you punch through both sides of the paper bag.
  7. Lace a piece of ribbon or yarn through the holes at the top of the paper bag to tie it shut.

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