AUTOPLAY
Simple Christmas Gift To Sew: Hand Warmers
9 steps
Spray baste coordinating 5” squares of fabric to scrap batting.
1. Spray baste coordinating 5” squares of fabric to scrap batting.
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Quilt as desired, and trim each to 4.5” square. (You can leave them unquilted if you wish.)
2. Quilt as desired, and trim each to 4.5” square. (You can leave them unquilted if you wish.)
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Sew around the edges, back stitching on the corners, and leaving a hole in one side.
3. Sew around the edges, back stitching on the corners, and leaving a hole in one side.
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Trim the corners off and zig zag stitch around (not the hole!) to reinforce. Turn right side out.
4. Trim the corners off and zig zag stitch around (not the hole!) to reinforce. Turn right side out.
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Using a funnel, pour 1/2 cup of dry rice into the hole.
5. Using a funnel, pour 1/2 cup of dry rice into the hole.
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(If you don’t have a funnel you can use rolled up paper!)
6. (If you don’t have a funnel you can use rolled up paper!)
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Use a needle and thread to sew the hole shut. (Whip stitch or ladder stitch.)
7. Use a needle and thread to sew the hole shut. (Whip stitch or ladder stitch.)
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Sew a button (with needle and thread again) tightly in the center.
8. Sew a button (with needle and thread again) tightly in the center.
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Microwave for about 30 seconds and slip into your coat pocket!
9. Microwave for about 30 seconds and slip into your coat pocket!
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