Mustache Bash Favor Bag

May 18, 2011

Having a Mustache Bash?  There’s no need to spend money on fancy, expensive, or boring favor bags.  We’ve got something way better for you!

Sometimes, crafts are WAY easier than they look.  Luckily, this is one of those cases.  I actually found it hard to come up with 4 steps to make this project.  You could probably make about 10 of these bags in 20 or 30 minutes.  They  only cost about $0.15 per favor bag, depending on where you get your bags.  Check the dollar store or Michaels (but always use their weekly coupon).

You will need: white paper lunch sacks, a printer and some paper/cardstock, lollipop sticks, and tape

I included 4 different tie prints so you’d have some variety.  If you are using a different color scheme, you can just use the shape as a template and trace it out on patterned cardstock (Michaels has a great selection).  Also, feel free to use that mustache template for all sorts of party adornments (glue them to paper drinking cups, tape them to drinking straws, blow it up larger and make wall decor, etc.).

The bags I used (also from Michael’s) were slightly smaller than a lunch sack.  They are 4-5/8 x 2-7/8 x 8-5/8 inches.  If you use larger bags, just blow up the template a bit larger on a copy machine and you are good to go.

These are a great craft to hold a handmade Father’s Day gift, too!

{ 10 comments… read them below or add one }

Christine @ Pure Joy Events June 9, 2011 at 10:09 pm

Love this idea! Thank you for entering our Party Tutorial Contest ( Be sure to click on the “Add you link” button at the bottom on the post to enter.


Anabelle January 8, 2012 at 6:27 pm

Completely adorable! I do this for my husband’s lunch bag.


Anonymous April 12, 2012 at 12:26 am

Thanks for sharing this! I’ve made them as gift bags for a spy party! I can’t wait for the kids to see them! So fun!


JR April 19, 2012 at 11:26 am

Thanks for this, it is such an awesome idea :) I used it for my moustache party.


Msalice June 1, 2012 at 8:20 pm

I love this simple idea. I plan to make this for Father’s Day. I don’t have lollipop sticks for the mustache, so I am going to use straws.


Lremesi July 6, 2012 at 10:17 am

Cant download the file. Is there another way? Would love to use these for my son’s 1st bday


Elizabeth July 6, 2012 at 10:28 am

Sorry – our server for these files is down right now. I hope to have it all restored early in the week.


Gaston S. Lopez July 12, 2012 at 9:39 am

Guys, can you put the template page into another server, is down for good. How about ?


Elizabeth July 12, 2012 at 10:02 am

The new link is live. Click on the photo above and it should work.


breanna July 2, 2013 at 7:38 pm



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