bloglovinBloglovin iconemailfacebookFacebook iconinstagramInstagram iconlinkedinLinkedIn iconpinterestPinterest iconrssRSS iconsoundcloudSoundCloud icontwitterTwitter iconyoutube bananaBanana graphic bananaleafBanana leaf graphic bird-with-leavesBird with leaves graphic blue-chocolate-popsicleBlue chocolate popsicle graphic blue-popsicleBlue popsicle graphic cactus-flower-topCactus w/ flower top graphic cactus-pink-topCactus w/ pink top graphic cactus-yellow-topCactus w/ yellow top graphic cherriesCherries graphic coconutCoconut graphic coffee-cupCoffee cup graphic firecracker-popsicleFirecracker popsicle graphic flamingoFlamingo graphic frozen-bananaFrozen banana graphic kiwi-popsicleKiwi popsicle graphic kiwiKiwi slice lemon-wedgeLemon wedge graphic lime-wedgeLime wedge graphic orange-popsicleOrange popsicle graphic pineapplePineapple graphic pink-chocolate-ice-cream-popPink chocolate ice cream pop grahpic pink-ice-cream-popPink ice cream pop graphic pink-popsiclePink popsicle graphic pink-sundae-conePink sundae cone graphic pink-swirl-conePink swirl cone graphic pizza-slice-basilPizza slice w/ basil graphic pizza-slice-olivesPizza slice w/ olives graphic pizza-slice-onionsPizza slice w/ onions graphic rainbow-swirl-coneRainbow swirl cone graphic rainbow-waffle-coneRainbow waffle cone graphic strawberriesStrawberries graphic strawberryStrawberry graphic sunSun graphic text-helloHello text graphic text-shine-onShine On text graphic text-yayYay text graphic watermelon-largeWatermelon slice (large) graphic watermelon-smallWatermelon slice (small) graphic

And so begins the parade of Valentine’s Day projects. If you’ve taken a peek through the Toile Valentine’s Day issue, you know how much I love crafting for this holiday and even with all the projects in the magazine, I still have a ton of ideas to share with you. So stay tuned. Before I roll out the full monty of loves and hugs, I wanna share a second look at one of the projects in Toile. I’ve received some questions about the Clearly Simple Treat Bag on page 33 so here’s a step by step tutorial on putting it together.

Clearly Simple Treat Bags from Toile | Damask Love


Clearly Simple Treat Bags from Toile | Damask Love

{1} 3″ Flat Candy Bag filled with the candy of your choice.

{2} A piece of cardstock cut to 3.25″ x 11″ and scored at 4.25″ and 5″

{3} Martha Stewart Doily Lace Border Punch

{4} 1.75″ circle punch

{5} 2″ Scallop punch

Clearly Simple Treat Bags from Toile | Damask Love

{1} Slide the circle punch over the front, shorter side of the cardstock

{2} Punch a circle in the front

{3} Staple the treat bag to the flap that has the punched circle

{4} Fold over the longer end to cover the staples

{5} Place border punch on the flap

{6} Finish punching the flap to achieve this look

Clearly Simple Treat Bags from Toile | Damask Love

{7} To create the scalloped frame on the front of the bag, punch a circle from colored cardstock

{8} On the same sheet, position the scallop punch around the punched circle to create a frame

{9} Place frame around the window on the front of your treat bag and adhere.

Clearly Simple Treat Bags from Toile | Damask Love


3″ Flat Candy Bag | Martha Stewart Doily Lace Border Punch | 1.75″ circle punch | 2″ Scallop punch

and if you haven’t already – be sure to go take a look at the special Valentine’s Day issue of Toile!

Keep on crafting with these other posts

8 thoughts on “Clearly Simple Treat Bags as seen in Toile

  1. Your box is so nice ! I love it… And i made my own version according to your explanation… You can see on my blog ! Many thanks for your blog, you have great ideas…

  2. hello!,I love your writing so so much! percentage we communicate extra about your article on AOL?
    I need a specialist on this space to unravel my problem.
    Maybe that’s you! Taking a look ahead to look you.

  3. Great items from you, man. I have be aware your
    stuff prior to and you are just too fantastic.
    I actually like what you have received here, certainly like what you are
    stating and the best way wherein you are saying it.
    You make it entertaining and you continue to care
    for to keep it wise. I cant wait to read much more from you.
    This is really a tremendous site.

Leave a Reply

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

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.