Casting Directions for ‘How to make a Charm Bag’
Select the material which you want to use for your bag. Velvet, felt, or leather are great choices. You can also use cotton or another fabric. Due to it’s rich feel, velvet is a fantastic choice for charm bags designed to bring riches and money to you.
Select the color of cloth for your charm bag. The color you choose is dependent upon the purpose for your own bag.
Pink is used for love.
Red is used for passion or sex.
Black is used for banishing and revenge.
Blue is used for spirituality and healing.
Purple is used for protection and also for psychic power.
Gold is used for wealth and prosperity.
Green is used for fiscal matters.
White is used for purity and cleansing. It may also be used for spirituality.
Other color associations that you may want to consider are:
Silver for the Goddess
Gold for the God
White for the angels or your spirit guide.
Green for fairies.
Cut your material into two square sections. Place the two pieces together with the insides facing each other.
Slowly sew three of the sides of the pouch together. While you sew your charm bag, focus your thoughts on the purpose for the charm. Visualize your goal coming true for you and know that as you sew your energy is being put into your charm bag and being sent out into the Universe and to the Goddess.
Next you can decorate your charm bag in any way that you desire. You may want to draw meaningful symbols on the bag. You can can write your purpose on the bag. Sewing beads, sequins, ribbons, or other decorations on the bag is a good idea. The more time and effort you put into decorating and working with your charm bag, the more of your personal energy you infuse into it. While you’re doing this, imagine the appeal handbag is working its magic for you.
Now add the ingredients you want in your charm bag. You can use anything that you feel is symbolic of the goal you would like to reach. Dried herbs, crystals, photos, written words, flower petals, trinkets, a tiny magnet (for magnetism), you can spray the inside or outside of the tote with a perfume or dab it with essential oil.
Sew the top of your charm bag closed. If you desire, you can sew a ribbon on the bag to hang it with. You might also take the charm bag in your pocketbook, bag, or on your pocket.