How To Keep Those Bugs Away This Summer


Batting those bugs away whilst eating outside in the summer can be hard work!

We've made a tutorial on how to make a simple salad bowl cover.


You will need -

1 fat quarter

25cm of elastic

A needle or sewing machine

Thread

Pins

Safety pin




Step 1


Iron your fat quarter and trace around the bowl which you would like to cover with a 2 & 1/2 inch seam allowance.



Step 2


Cut out the circle.





Step 3


Fold in the seam allowance and pin with into place.


Step 4

Sew around the the inner of the circle leaving a 1 inch gap to insert the elastic.






Step 5


Attach the safety pin to the end of the elastic and thread through the seam in which you have just sewn .


Step 6


Sew the two ends of elastic together and cut the remaining elastic off.





Step 7


Sew the remaining seam


Step 8


Place the cover over your bowl!



2017  by Sew Fabrics. Proudly created with Wix.com

Ibstock, Leicestershire
Sewfabrics@hotmail.com