It’s easy to bring snacks for kids (or yourself) with these DIY reusable snack pouches! Use waterproof fabric to make them easy to clean!
I love being out and doing activities with my kids. I feel like it’s easier to focus on them and enjoy them when I’m not focused on things that need to be done at home.
I always need to bring snacks for my kids and for me, so these reusable snack bags are perfect for summer days.
– quilting cotton or scraps – waterproof fabric like laminated cotton, oilcloth, or PUL – sewing tools – velcro
Cut quilting cotton into six by twelve inch pieces. Cotton waterproof fabric into six by twelve inch pieces.
With right sides together pin the waterproof fabric to the quilting cotton. Sew around all the edges pivoting at the corners. Leave a three inch hole for turning.
Trim the corners. Turn the pouch right side out. Carefully poke out the corners. Tuck the fabric ends inside and edgestitch the hole closed.
Cut two pieces of Velcro five inches long. Clip them to each side of the pouch on the waterproof side. Make sure one is the hook side and one is the loop side.
Sew a rectangle all the way around the Velcro to secure. Fold the pouch with the waterproof side inside. Match up the Velcro. Clip the sides.