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Topic: Capri Sun/Kool Aid Jammer Bags (now with mini-tute!)  (Read 32316 times)
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« Reply #20 on: July 08, 2008 08:22:48 AM »

Those are so cool! I don't drink CapriSun, we usually buy juice in boxes... but hey, it's never too late to start!
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« Reply #21 on: July 08, 2008 09:06:15 AM »

These are very well made! You've really upcycled these juice packs! Great way to craft something useful out of something that would've ended up in a landfill somewhere.  Wink
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« Reply #22 on: July 08, 2008 09:19:10 AM »

riverwatson - I don't usually drink this stuff either. Pepsi-holic here. I didn't know about the clear packs. Gonna check these out next trip.
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« Reply #23 on: July 08, 2008 09:39:08 AM »

I love making things out of capri sun pouches.  So far I've made a small bag, many wallets, and a messenger bag.  I love all the different colors that your's are.  It was funny because I just got back from a camp where the lunches are donated, and pretty much every lunch has capri sun in it.  I think I got a little more than a hundred pouches with the hole in the bottom, and brought about 80 home.  Good luck on the rest of your bags, the look great!
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« Reply #24 on: July 08, 2008 10:16:04 AM »

I like the pink one best. Thanks for the tute!
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« Reply #25 on: July 08, 2008 11:56:18 AM »

Also- how do you wash these out? do you cut out the bottoms? did I miss something?

And I love the clear-backed kool-aid jammers. I wonder if you could do something with that... sew fake flowers or pretty paper or pictures inside? I dunno!

i cut holes in the bottom of mine, and then they don't show when i sew them. and u could definately put flowers or papers in the kool aid jammers. i hadn't thought of that, so i just have riddles on the inside of mine!

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« Reply #26 on: July 09, 2008 07:32:30 PM »

Dont you just love CapriSun? I make caprisun bags with duct tape on the backs to hold them together. It also serves as a pretty colored lining. I'm just starting to sell mine. Smiley
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