Pretty Bowl Covers are Great for Picnics and Potlucks
July 10, 2019 |
| Kitchen Quilts
Keep Insects Away in Style!
These charming fabric bowl covers are perfect for potlucks and picnics. They easily slip off and on and keep insects away from the food.
Plus, they’re super easy to make and can be customized to fit any bowl. An elastic casing holds the covers in place.
They’ll work for jars and other containers, as well. Just adjust the size to fit.
Quilting cotton is a pretty choice but a laminated fabric will also work, as long as it’s quite flexible. Or, consider applying a fusible vinyl to the back of the fabric so the cover repels moisture.
Lindsay Wilkes from The Cottage Mama has provided a great tutorial. Be sure to look through the comments for other moisture-proofing suggestions.
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