Wine Gift Bags using the Grape Vines Collection

These beautiful wine bottle bags have been created by Darla & Lee Simmons.
Thank you for the beautiful project!

Darla embroidered the wine bag with a couple of Grape Vines embroidery designs, added the words "Vine" and "Salute" and decorated with matching cord. The result is really unusual - a perfect marriege of elegant and country styles :o) Scroll down to see close-up photos, and read instructions for this project.



Here is a great way to spiffy up a gift of bottle wine. Now they get two gifts in one - the wine and the beautifully decorated fabric bag it came in. This would make a wonderful hostess gift. These designs would also make a great looking kitchen set - placemats, potholders and napkins to match.

Here I chose the Grape Vine design and added the word "Vine" for some extra punch. I used cotton fabric with three layers of lightweight tearaway stabilizer. For the second identical bag I chose Grape Bottom Corner and the word "Salute". Cheers!

Click here to navigate to Grape Vines designs set. By ordering it, you will get the designs used in this project, and several more beautiful grape designs! And here is a Plain Elegant Script font - you may use it to do the lettering. Enjoy!


1. You may wonder why Darla used three layers of thin tearaway and not one heavy layer. The reason is simple - when you tear away thick pieces of stabilizer, the stitches might be distorted. However, if you tear away thin layers, one after another - nothing will harm the design.


Grape Vines
Absolutelly bestselling set with 14 grape vines 5x7 inch hoop
Plain Elegant Script
Set includes 62 designs