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Merry Bundle of Bags How-To

These striped bags are festive, but you can use solid-color ones, too.


  • 24 small gifts
  • Small paper bags
  • Rubber stamps or pen
  • Round stickers
  • Cord
  • Small clothespins


  1. Step 1

    Place 1 gift in each of 24 paper bags. Stamp or write numbers on stickers, and adhere to bags.

  2. Step 2

    Hang the cord. Fold over the tops of the bags, and clip them to the cord, in numerical or random order.

Martha Stewart Living, November 2011

Reviews (1)

  • TrickyDick 20 Nov, 2011

    I went to InTheClear on Etsy and just loved her shop! She has these bags in all kinds of colors and has other bags too! I was able to find items I need for Valentines Day also.

    Thanks for the wonderful tip Martha!