Make a Treasure Bag
In the Eighteenth Century, people often kept items in cloth bags. You can make a little bag, perfect for holding marbles or any other small objects.
Cut a piece of cloth.
Fold the cloth in half.
Sew the bottom and side to form a bag.
Hem the top edge of the bag.
Turn the bag inside out.
Sew a tape to the side seam.
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