Bean Bags

bean bag sewing pattern

Great beginner sewing project or just make some to use up those left over scraps of fabric.


  • Small amount of fabric
  • Needle & thread
  • Any one of the following:   
          … Poly Pellets (sold in craft dept. with doll supplies)
          … Uncooked rice
          … Un-popped popcorn
          … Dried beans
  1. Cut two 5" squares from fabric.
  2. With right sides together and starting at least ½" before one of the corners, sew around using a 1/4" seam. Be sure to leave an opening for turning and filling.
  3. Clip corners and turn right side out.
  4. Poke corners from inside with a pencil or chopstick.
  5. Fill most of the way with filling material of your choice.
  6. Sew opening closed.

Back Sewing