Sewing Kit - Sew a drawstring bag with handles

drawstring bag with handle - multicolour


Make your own lined drawstring bag with handles
This is an easy to follow step by step tutorial with gorgeous fabric cut to size ready for you to start straight away!

Suitable for a beginner or more advanced sewer alike, and a super gift for any 'crafty' person in your life

Fabric is a heavy weight cotton that makes a lovely substantial drawsting bag that can be used for many things such as toiletries, hair accessories, project bag, cable storage, childrens handbag, toys, etc, etc

The bag is fully lined, and comes with strong webbing handles and drawstring

This is suitable for a beginner, but if you would like a complete beginner drawstring bag you will find my 'Easy Drawstring Bag' in a seperate listing.

Finished size when flat will be approx 30cm high (from bottom seam)x 34cm wide

Don't forget to message me with your choice of fabric :)

Sandra Cartlidge 23 Nov, 2020
5 out of 5 stars

I bought this for a friend who has dusted off her sewing machine after years of no use. It was a great project to start off with, and she’s very pleased with the end result. Nice quality fabric too.

What's included in the price?

Fabrics for inside and outside cut to size and ready to sew
All fabrics are high quality 100% cotton
Drawstring cord and safety pin
Full written detailed instructions with photos
supplied in a reusable wallet, for you to keep your instructions safe

What you will need

Sewing machine
Tape measure
Use of an iron


Judi Glover at Sew Make it

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Easter
  • Hearing impaired
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Mother's Day
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users


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Elizabeth - - #32915

Lovely design, great quality, swift delivery - would highly recommend!

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Emma - - #32367

JudiG I really enjoyed making this bag and learnt some new skills too. Thank you ever so much for the fantastic and clear instructions and photos. I can't wait to start my next project.

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Georgina - - #32366

Amazing 🌟 The step by step instructions for this pretty bag were easy to follow, it was enjoyable to make and I’m delighted with the result 😍 Would highly recommended 🌟

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