Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

Simple Brown Paper Valentines with Sewn Edges

A few simple materials create these sewn brown paper Valentines are simplistic and charming.  The sewn edges with treats inside make a unique gift for the special Valentines in your life.  :)

 

Here’s what you’ll need:  a brown paper sack (or brown craft paper), a sewing machine (or a needle and thread), and M&M’s (or another small treat).  

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1.  Cut two rectangles out of the brown paper sack (or craft paper) that are about the same size and gently fold in half.

 

 

 

 

 

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2.  Cut a heart shape.

 

 

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3.  Place the two identical hearts on top of each other.

 

 

 

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4.  Sew around the perimeter, leaving a 1/4 inch seam on the outside.

 

 

 

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5.  Leave a small section open and carefully slip your candy inside while the needle is still holding the heart in place.

 

 

 

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All done!

 

 

 

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Add a small gift tag if you would like with some pretty ribbon (or baker’s twine).

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Comments

  1. michelle says

    Great idea but use a used neddle and through it out after as it will be to dull for sewing material and may even damage some material

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