Here at the Make Cafe, we have noticed that there are certain fabrics to which people are drawn, but we continually hear the same question:
"That's GORGEOUS... but what would you do with it???"
To help you find some inspiration, we thought we'd do a regular post called "Three Things..."
Three ideas for how to use a specific fabric types or fabric line.
This week, we have a three ideas for what to do with laminated cotton.
Laminated cotton is quilting weight fabric which has been thinly coated on the printed side with a thin layer of laminate. This makes it water resistant. It is a really versatile fabrics, suitable for all sorts of things.
How about a cute Rain Coat? Follow the link to a great tutorial for a little girls rain coat.
|Photo credit: Jessica @ Sew Me Crazy|
If you are not into clothes making, and your bathroom needs a face-lift, how about making a new Shower curtain?
|Photo Credit: Char of Crap I've Made|
And finally, how about a laminated cotton messenger bag? This bag comes complete with lots of handy pockets so that your valuables don't all get lost at the bottom of your bag.
|Photo credit to: Cheryl @ Sew Can Do|
If there is a specific fabric that you want to know more about, just let us know and we'll see if we can find some inspiration for you..