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Bladders, and Kidneys, and Flu, Oh My!

So our plan had been to release our newest bag pattern this month, but it turns out that March had other plans for us. Between the stomach flu, the real flu, and a case of kidney stones, keeping up with the laundry and the cooking has been more than enough to handle. So instead, we’re sharing a quick post about bladders! You nervous yet? Here goes!

It’s not at all a surprise that we use our Bacchus bags to enjoy wine (I mean, you can pretend to be surprised if you want). You can view it in action right here:

But we recently got a great question from another sewist. Can you purchase similar reusable drink bags for other beverages, like iced tea? Turns out the answer is definitely yes. And the thing you’re supposed to Google is “reusable wine bladder.” Yep, bladder. It works.

Here are some examples we found that mimic the wine bladder found in boxed wine, as well as some that have screw tops instead of a spout.

Two pack of reusable wine bladders with spout

Four pack of reusable wine bags with screw top caps

So feel free to enjoy any and all beverages with our Bacchus bag, which you can still buy for 50% off during our amazing shop opening sale! Just use the code OPENING50 on your first order on our site (limit one per person thru 3/31/19).

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Love You!

Our sincere apologies to anyone who has a birthday in the weeks following the turn of the new year, but man does it feel like life always gets the better of us during that time. Between illnesses, cold weather and messy homes, we are both seriously ready for a recharge by the time mid-February rolls around.

So this Valentine’s Day, we decided to offer you a truly fabulous sale in the hopes that all of you will LOVE YOU and treat yourself to a pattern (or three) so that you can create those beautiful new bags you know you deserve.

Love You 30 Sale

Just use coupon code LOVEYOU30 in our Etsy shop to get 30% off any of our patterns (bundles excluded). Yep, that’s right, a whopping 30% off! That’s how much we want you to love you, because we love you. (Unfortunately, Craftsy doesn’t support coupon codes, so you’ll have to head to our Etsy shop to take advantage of this awesome sale.)

The coupon code will be good for the entire week (February 9-16), so happy shopping!