Tote Bag with Iron-On Blooms
Cherry blossoms are famously short-lived, but on a sturdy satchel they can last long past the season. These motifs, sized from little to large, are easy to affix with a hot iron. Look for natural-fiber bags, such as cotton, which withstand heat better than synthetics.
Download clip art (see templates above), and print it onto transfer paper. (Images will appear in reverse.) Using scissors or a craft knife, cut loosely around the designs, leaving a 1/8-inch border.
Lay an ironed pillowcase on a table or other hard, heat-resistant surface (not an ironing board, which has too much padding).
Place an ironed bag on pillowcase. Arrange cutout designs face-down on bag, avoiding seams or pockets.
With an iron set on high and no steam, slowly iron on designs, applying firm, even pressure (follow the transfer-paper manufacturer's instructions). Let cool. Remove paper backings.
Blossom Clip Art:Extra-Small BlossomSmall BlossomMedium BlossomLarge BlossomExtra-Large Blossom
Epson Iron-On Cool Peel Transfer Paper
Natural-fiber (such as cotton) tote bags
Scissors or craft knife
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