FaveCrafts.com

Menu

Free Offer
Trash to Treasure: 28 Recycled Crafts

If you have an overflowing stash of toilet paper rolls, Mason Jars, and newspapers, this eBook is for you!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Drawstring Sock Pouch

By:

This Drawstring Sock Pouch project by Tiffany Threadgould is a great way to recycle those single socks whose partners were eaten by the washing machine. Follow the instructions to learn how to make a drawstring pouch out of socks, gloves, or mittens. This would make a cute change purse!

Drawstring Sock Pouch
Drawstring Sock Pouch

 

Materials:

  • sock
  • shoelace or grosgrain ribbon for the drawstring
  • straw
  • scissors
  • ruler
     

Instructions:

  1. Cut two notches in the top hem of the sock. Make sure the notches are directly across from each other. Don't cut further than the hem. On most socks, the hem is about  half an inch tall.
    Drawstring Sock Pouch 
  2. Next, cut the shoelace or ribbon to about a foot long. Cut the straw to 2 inches long.
     
  3. Slip one piece of the shoelace or ribbon through the straw. Pull it back down against the outside of the straw.
     Drawstring Sock Pouch
  4. Slide the straw and the shoelace through one of the notched openings in the sock. Continue to thread the shoelace through the opening on the other side of the sock. Remove the straw from the shoelace. Your shoelace should create a loop around the inside of the hem of your sock.
     Drawstring Sock Pouch
  5. Tie the ends of the shoelace in a double knot.
    Drawstring Sock Pouch 
  6. Repeat steps 4 and 5 for the second piece of your shoelace, but start on the opposite side of the hem.
     Drawstring Sock Pouch
  7. You should now have a knotted piece of shoelace on opposite sides of the sock. When you pull them away from each other, the top of the sock will close.
    Drawstring Sock Pouch

 

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

Ratings & Comments (0)

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.
Cancel Reply to Comment

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Subscribe to our newsletter dedicated to providing the very best healthy meal ideas, cooking tips, healthy recipes & special offers.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts

 

Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Instagram Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQs News Keyword Index Privacy Policy Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----

close

Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

Was This Helpful?YesNo