Microwave Bowl Cosy

Microwave Bowl Cosy


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Protect your hands and furniture from hot bowls. Place your bowl of soup etc in the bowl cosy, microwave and you can lift out a hot bowl with the cosy. Quick and easy to make, they are great for last minute presents.
Material Requirements
2 x 25cm (10”) squares of cotton fabric (non-metallic printing)
2 x 25cm (10”) squares of cotton wadding
Cotton Thread

Method

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  1. 1. Pin each square of cotton to a square of wadding right side upper most

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  1. 2. Sew diagonally across both sets of fabric and wadding in both directions

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  1. 3. Fold in half right sides together and mark the fold 1” across the end and 2” down the fold, top and bottom. Draw a line between these marks and sew on these lines. Trim the excess

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  1. 4. Repeat for the other direction. Sew both pieces the same way

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  1. 5. Pin right sides together, matching sewing and corners. Sew around the edge, leaving a 2” gap to turn

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  1. 6. Clip the corners, and turn right sides out. Pin the gap closed and edge stitch all the way round your bowl


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  1. 7. Now enjoy your favourite soup, stew or porridge.


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For a printable version, click here







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