DIY:How to make Lavender Sachets
Make a sachet to hold
fragrant lavender flowers to scent your
linens, drawers and pillows. Choose a loose linen fabric for the top and a thicker fabric for the bottom of each.
- Fusible Webbing
- Sewing Machine
-Using a sewing machine will be a great advantage when making these sachets. However, you will be able to make them using a needle and thread or with fusible webbing too.
1. Fold the 10" square in half and cut it. Fold each half in half
again and cut them. You will use only 3 of the 4 pieces.
organza section in half, making a rectangle shape and iron it. Sew one
short side and one long side. With one side folded over, sewing
the others should make a tube shape with the top open. If you
don't have a sewing machine, you may stitch the sides by hand or
insert fusible web and iron them together.
organza tubes inside out, so the seam is on the inside. Stuff each with lavender until they are
Turn the top
section in to create a finished edge. If you are fusing it :
Insert a small piece of fusible web and apply a hot iron to seal
the end. Or hand sew it closed.