Make the flannel bag with a drawstring closure. The proper way to close the bag is to wrap the drawstring around the bag once, then pull the end through the wrapped drawstring, pulling the tie tight. This also makes it easy to re-open for adding more items and "feeding" it.
- one for each year difference between your age and that of your man
- one dime for each person, but they must each be minted in the years of their birth
- 9 silver dimes
- 1 silver dime minted in a leap year
- mated set of lodestones, each baptized in the name of the person it represents