How To Make Mini Felt And Paper Gift Bags with Alice Smith-Goeke


This project can be made with the Explore Air 2, Explore 3, Maker, Maker 3, & Joy (Due to the size limitations for the Joy, you may need to alter the size of the design but the materials used and in the project can be cut with the Cricut Joy.)

  • Rotary Blade or Fine Point Blade (depending on material)
  • Scoring Wheel or Stylus (optional)
  • Machine Mat (depending on material)
  • Craft Glue (depending on material)
  • No-Fray Material (like felt or faux leather)
  • Ribbon Freezer Paper or Heat & Bond (for felt)
  • Tacky Glue (for felt) Sewing Machine or Hand Sewing Supplies
  • Scissors/Snips
  • Thread
  • Pins or Sewing Clips

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