Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

Simple Brown Paper Valentines with Sewn Edges 500x500 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

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).  

IMG 8050 500x750 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

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

 

 

 

 

 

IMG 8049 500x333 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

2.  Cut a heart shape.

 

 

IMG 8051 500x333 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

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

 

 

 

IMG 8052 500x333 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

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

 

 

 

IMG 8056 500x333 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

 

 

 

 

IMG 8058 500x333 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

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

 

 

 

IMG 8061 500x333 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

All done!

 

 

 

IMG 8065 500x750 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

IMG 8069 500x750 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

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

IMG 8070 500x333 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

IMG 8072 500x333 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

IMG 8077 500x750 Simple Brown Paper Valentines (Filled with Candy)

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

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>