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Step 2: Sewing the top with the drawstring

Picture of Sewing the top with the drawstring
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Lay the drawstring along what will be the open end as shown and fold the fabric over. If you have pins to hold it in place, that would be useful. I didn't have any so just gripped it as I sewed it. 
This can be done easily with a sewing machine, too, but I don't have one of those. I like to get down to the basics as I'm a bit of a rugged sort of chap. :D
This line of thread you'll want to do the most carefully as it is the only one you'll see when it's finished. I found this out after I'd done it but hey ho, we learn from our mistakes. ;)
After you've gone across to the end, go back again to fill the gaps, as seen in the third piccy.
 
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