Bottle bags are really easy to make and they’re a great hostess gift. I had this fabric custom printed at Spoonflower. There’s some debate about the origins of the quote but it’s most often attributed to the artist Francis Bacon or musician Tom Waits.
Grosgrain ribbon (2 strands- each 12 inches long)
|[Cut a square that measures 14 by 14 inches. Using a small bowl as a guide, cut out a circle that measures 4 inches across]|
|[Fold the fabric in half lengthwise and sandwich the ribbon between the 2 sides a few inches from the top]|
|[Sew the side seam]|
|[Sew the circular piece to the bottom of the bag]|
|[Using an iron, fold down the top 2 times. Topstitch in place]|