How to make a charm bag

Written by contributing writer
  • Share
  • Tweet
  • Share
  • Email

Charm or spell bags are a vital part of spell work, as they hold all the ingredients of your spell together in one place, which keeps the energy strong and continually flowing out into the Universe. Making a spell bag is enjoyable, and you can customise your spell bag to suit any purpose. Just like a lucky charm, you can carry your spell bag around with you to bring the object of your spell to you. Follow these steps to make a charm bag.

Skill level:

Other People Are Reading

Things you need

  • Velvet, felt, or leather material
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Ribbon
  • Sequins, beads, fabric pen (as needed)

Show MoreHide


  1. 1

    Choose suitable material for your charm bag. If you want to carry it around with you, a good choice of material is velvet, felt or leather. Velvet, in particular, makes a potent charm bag as its rich texture has powerful, subconscious connotations of wealth and abundance.

  2. 2

    Choose the colour for your charm bag wisely. Different colours have different purposes: Red is used for love. Blue is used for anything spiritual. Purple is used for protection. Gold is used for prosperity. Pink is used for love matters. Green is used for financial matters.

  3. 3

    Cut the material into two squares of equal length and width. Arrange your material so that it makes a pouch. Slowly sew the bottom and sides of your pouch together. As you sew, visualise your desire coming true.

  4. 4

    Decorate your charm bag. Write affirmations on it with a fabric pen. Sew sequins or beads on it. Personalise it. The more time you spend decorating and working with your charm bag, the more of your personal energy you impart to it. As you decorate it, visualise your charm bag working its magic for you.

  5. 5

    Put the ingredients of your spell into the pouch. his can include crystals, dried herbs, pictures of your desire, notes of your intentions—anything that signifies success in reaching your goal. You may also consult a spell book for exact ingredients to bring about exact results.

  6. 6

    Sew the opening of your bag closed. ew a ribbon on your bag and either hang it up by the ribbon, or carry it in your purse or your pocket.

Don't Miss

  • All types
  • Articles
  • Slideshows
  • Videos
  • Most relevant
  • Most popular
  • Most recent

No articles available

No slideshows available

No videos available

By using the site, you consent to the use of cookies. For more information, please see our Cookie policy.