Last Minute Witch and Bats Spooky Halloween Treat BagsLast Minute Witch and Bats Spooky Halloween Treat Bags

After finishing our Owl Halloween costumes I started to make My brother’s one. He wanted Dracula LOL. But I noticed that they didn’t have treat bags for the party we are going to!  So I finished the costumes yesterday and started these cute witch and bats spooky bags.

Last Minute Witch and Bats Spooky Halloween Treat Bags

Last Minute Witch and Bats Spooky Halloween Treat Bags Tutorial #halloweentreats #halloweentreatbag #halloweennight

They are pretty easy to make. It took me about 3-4 hours total to make both bags. Emma loves any bag and she was all excited about this one and my brother is counting days for the party!

As I mentioned before I don’t know much about sewing, I just sew LOL. So sometimes it’s hard to explain technical things but I’ll do my best.


  • 1 Yard of white fabric {it can vary depending on the size of the bag}
  • I reused some laundry bags from Hotels as linin.
  • Fabric Paints
  • White rope
  • Halloween ribbon
  • Freezer paper


I cut the fabrics. For Emma’s bag 10 Inches x 14 inches {35×26 cm} both white fabric and lining. For my brother’s bag 12 Inches x 16 Inches {30×40 cm}

I sewed lining fabric right sides together on 2 long sides and I short side leaving one open.


Pinch bottom corner together as in image below. Then I measure 2 Inches {5 cm} from the corner and marked on both sides. Then I traced a line joining both mark.


I stitch and cut the triangle left leaving about 0.5 inches like in the image below. Did the same on the other side.




When you unfold and open up the bag it will look like this. I repeated the same on the main fabric and of course on the other bag too.



I made a break here and started with the painting Yayyyy!.

I prepared some illustration on my Silhouette Studio. For Emma I made a flying witch and for my brother I made a spooky tree with a bat hanging LOL. You can download the cut files clicking on the images below.


Spooky Flying Witch


Halloween Spooky Tree

Then I cut the freezer paper. Once it was done, it was a little bit tricky because it had so many small parts that wasn’t attached to the big design so I had to use some scotch tape to keep them in place while I place the whole stencile where I want to paint. Then carefully I removed the tape putting back the pieces where they should be and immediately I ironed it.


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11 Comments on Last Minute Witch and Bats Spooky Halloween Treat Bags

  1. avatar
    November 4, 2013

    Oh, these are SO cute. I can’t believe they were once laundry bags. Way sturdier and better than going out and buying treat bags. You are so creative. Thanks for linking up to Thrifty Thursday.

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    November 2, 2013

    SUPER CUTE! I am so jealous that you have a Silhouette. This will be one of my features from the blog hop so don’t forget you “featured” button. Thanks SO much for sharing at the Frugal Crafty Home Blog Hop!

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    KC Coake says:
    October 31, 2013

    These are so stinking cute! Thank you so much for linking up at #RealFamilyFun. I’m featuring these today on my social media sites. Happy Halloween to you and your family! Have fun tonight.

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    October 29, 2013

    awesome job! i wouldn’t mind getting one of those in my trick or treat bag! a bag in a bag. lol have a spooktacular halloween! :)

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    October 29, 2013

    These are adorable! If I had one of those bags, I’d make sure I filled it to the brim – lol! Found you on BeBetsy today :)

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    October 27, 2013

    Beautiful tutorial!!!! Can’t say enough about it. Take care, Linda

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    October 27, 2013

    Cami, these are simply adorable! Thank you so much for joining us and sharing at Best of the Weekend – pinning and sharing! Hope you are having a wonderful weekend!

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