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Valentine ♥ Kisses Gift Idea (tutorial)!!

Good Morning Tatertots & Jello and friends!

How is everyone doing today?

This is Desirée from The 36th AVENUE

and I am SUPER EXCITED to be HERE with you all sharing my little Valentine Gift for my Hubby…

I am giving him this year a bunch of kisses 😉

For this project you’ll need very few materials:

1/4 of a Yard of Clear Plastic Vinyl.

{ You can find this at any fabric Store or even at your local Wal-Mart }

Scissors or Cutting Board

Thread and Sewing Machine

Craft Paper




I used the cutting board to cut a 8.5″ x 11″ piece of plastic

and a small 2.75″ x 2.75″ for the pocket.

If you don’t have a cutting board trace a sheet of paper on the plastic and use your scissors.



Fold the larger piece in half and make a crease using your fingers.

I clipped the sides so they wouldn’t move while sewing.



Time to sew the bag!

Before you sew the sides together make sure you sew the little pocket to the front of your bag.

Then sew three of the sides of the bag together leaving the opening on top.

At this point it should look like this… { without the tag }



Make the little tag for the pocket.

Girl, put some lipstick and stamp your kiss on white card-stock.

Cut it and sew it to another piece of card stock of your choice.



You are almost done… It is time to add some embellishments!

Fill the bag with kisses and tie a ribbon around it to close your bag.

I used two different sizes of heart punch holders to make my hearts.

If you don’t have one you can cut them with scissors…

Then I cut a little rectangle and wrote ” kiss me” and with an ink pad I antiqued the edges…

Few more little holes to thread the baker’s twine…

And guess what?

I was done!

I made a little printable to go with it…

I think he is going to love it !

I am sharing the FREE PRINTABLE today on my blog…

Feel free to come over and print your own HERE!

So there you have it…


Thank you Jen my sweet dear friend for having me another month

and giving me the opportunity to share the love with your EXTRAORDINARY readers!

I {} Valentines!


The 36th AVENUE


Desiree — you are amazing,  my friend. Thank you so much for another fabulous idea!!

Here are a few of Desiree’s recent incredible projects:

I may be a little obsessed with Desiree’s new craft room — just saying….

Love this — No-sew Window Treatment

DIY Striped Office Space

Be sure to stop by The 36th Avenue – you will be glad you did!!

Happy Thursday!


PS — My Kitchen Reveal is coming up TOMORROW :)


  1. I love this, your guy is so lucky! Happy Valentines Day sweetie!


  2. Ohhhh my GOSH, I love love love the kiss on the front! How original and unique, I’m sure he’ll love it!

  3. I love this project, as I love all of Desirée’s projects! Had to share it on my CraftBliss Facebook page and pinned it on Pinterest! ~Dee

  4. Jen,

    Oh how I have missed your blog! I’ve been so lost in baby land that I haven’t had any time to be crafty or creative. BUT, spring is on its way and it’s time to find a project. So thankful I can rely on your blog for inspiration!

    This is the cutest idea for a Valentines gift! Thanks for the tutorial.


  5. What a cute, sweet idea! :)

  6. I love, love, love, both things :)

  7. That is what I will definately make for my husband (hoping he shares the candy). Love it all, thanks for sharing.

  8. Very cute!

  9. The printable is adorable and I love the gift idea! I think I’ll do this for my hubby! Thanks for the tutorial

  10. So sweet!!! :)
    I am in lurrrve with that desk! My poor craft room needs a major makeover! Thanks for the inspiration :)

  11. I love this project and I love that sewing/craft room. Wonderful window treatment too!

  12. libbywilko says:

    Loved this post ! Thanks.

  13. Ah, I always love Desiree work, she is super talented and creative. Smiles, Paula

  14. What a cute idea! I love the red thread! That craft room is amazing…I love the polka dot wall!

  15. lovely idea!! I´ll feature on my blog
    hope you don´t mind
    hugs from Brazil

  16. What a darling project and love her craft room! Happy Thursday : )


  17. Love that printable & that craft room! AWESOME!