This doorstop is an ideal fete item. It is made from 1 piece of fabric. 1 metre of fabric will make 12 doorstops. I also made 6 smaller 12cm x 25cm shapes from the fabric which I filled with lavender.
What you need:
1 metre of Summer Sunset fabric
10cm Cotton tape
Sand and funnel
Sewing thread and needle.
Step 1: Cut the fabric to measure 20cm x 40cm. Press a 1.5cm seam allowance on one long edge.
Step 2: Right side together fold the piece in half, short edge together. Sew with a 1.5 cm seam allowance in the direction of the arrows. Back tack at the corner to reinforce the seam. Trim corner carefully.
Step 3: Take the point marked ‘X’ in the previous step up to the seam allowance. Finger press the seam allowance open. Fold cotton tape in half and insert. Sew in the direction of the arrow with the seam allowance on top. Leave small opening for turning.
Step 4: Turn to right side. Fill with sand. Sew closure by hand.
Using the Eco Dyed Summer Sunset fabric for this project gives you different colours/patterns on each surface
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