Trim excess batting. I have been trying to cut down on plastic bag use and would never have thought of that!! If you can't find something to do with the doilies, donate them to the local thrift shops. Add your voice! Antique linens are "green.
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Sayenne H 4 years ago. Baste closed. I have also used a flat bedsheet to spread out on the floor under haircuts. I then press the remaining bulk in back to either side of the seam. Trim excess quilt material. Donate them : Homeless shelters and second-hand stores are often looking for extra bedding. These press lines become your guidelines for folding the corners.
I have seen Teddy bears made of patchwork quilts. My favorite is using the bags in waste baskets. Whenever you nap on the pillow, you will think of your mother. No thanks.
Give an old bed sheet to your pet! Use them as patches : If the fabric is still sturdy and you can find one or two unstained squares, use an old pillowcase to make patches for your jeans or a quilt. Dating back to my great-great grandmother. My mission is to make vegan food and crafts accessible to everyone!. Add 1 inch to both measurements.