How to Sew a Microwave Potato Bag

6)  Overlap the ends and pin in place– approx 2″ overlap

layer and pin the pieces

7)  Flatten the bag, lining the overlap near the top of the bag

flatten and pin then sew

8)  Sew the sides directly on top of the stitching from step 5

simple microwave potato cooker tutorial

Is it Time to Stuff Your Microwave Potato Bag?

You’re Done!

Now you can stuff you microwave potato bag with potatoes and start cooking!

Scroll down for cooking times.


potato cooker closeup

potato cooker for the microwave

Need another quick project?  How about the Microwave Bowl Potholder.

corner handles

Potato Bag for Microwave – How to Bake “microwave” Your First Potato

Are you ready to get cooking?  Here are the minutes….

Bake your first potato! Microwaves will vary, but here is an approximate time calculator:

  • 2 Large Russet Potatoes: 8 minutes
  • 2 Large Red Potatoes: 8 minutes
  • 3 Medium Bread Rolls: 20 seconds
  • 2 Medium Sweet Potatoes: 10 minutes
  • 2 Large Corn Cobs: 6 minutes

Your kitchen need a few new things?  Here are some great projects to update it with a few fun kitchen sewing projects.

sewing project for your kitchen time to make it look cute

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