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Make Your Own Patriotic Bean Bags

Cornhole Bean Bag DIYCornhole Bean Bag DIY

Things You Need

  • Two contrasting red, white & blue fabrics
  • Sewing kit
  • Rice
  • Paper

 Things you'll needThings you'll need

 

Step 1: Cut Fabric

Measure and cut fabric into strips measuring 4x8.

Measure and cutMeasure and cut

 

Step 2: Fold and Sew

Fold your fabric in half with the printed side facing in.

Sew the two sides together, leaving about 2 inches open on one side.

Fold and sewFold and sew

 

Step 3: Turn it Right-Side Out

Turn your fabric right-side out. If you are having trouble getting your corners perfect, use a chopstick or a pencil to help push the fabric out. 

Turn it right-side outTurn it right-side out

 

Step 4: Fill the Bag

Using a standard sheet of paper, create a funnel.

Using funnel, pour or scoop rice into your bean bag.

Fill the bagFill the bag

 

Step 5: Sew the Bag Closed

Tuck the fabric into your bag for an even edge and sew closed. Sew over this area twice to reinforce the fabric. 

Sew the bag closedSew the bag closed

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