Shortcut Chic Haunted Manor Paper Gift Bag

Send your Halloween guests home with spooky gift or treat bags you decorate yourself! These bags are fast and easy to embellish using scrapbook paper. Complete one gift bag in 15 minutes or less.

Craft Time: Under 30 mins

Uses Recycled Items: No

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  • Gift Bag with Handle, Small – Black
  • Recollections™ Paper Pad, 30.4 x 30.4 cm (12"x12") – Haunted Manor or Paper of Choice
  • Recollections™ Tape Runner
  • Ribbon – Black Lace and White Sheer
  • Celebrate It™ Tissue Paper – Purple
  • Scissors
  • Paper Trimmer (Optional)
  • Gift or Treat
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Step 1
Trim scrapbook paper 1.3 cm (1/2") smaller than the front of the gift bag. Attach.

Step 2
Add label from label/tag page of paper pad across the centre.

Step 3
Tie ribbons to the handle as shown. Trim ends.

Step 4
Add gift or treat and tissue paper.