Have you ever wondered what to do with your once cherished t-shirts that are now gathering dust in the depths of your cupboard? Upcycling them into reusable pads for cosmetics removal is a fun and innovative way to provide them a new life, while also removing unnecessary waste. These simple, but effective pads are the ideal gift for any fellow eco-conscious warrior and a great addition to anyone's self-care routine.
To begin with, create a circular template to the size which you would like your pads to be. Then cut around make up reusable pads , giving you the bands to be stacked (three circles per pad). You'll observe that you're left with a wave like pattern as you cut the circles out -- retain this apart for making a card later on (should be given as a gift).
Once Read More Here have cut out your circles, place three on top of one another. After that, stitch the circles together using either a needle and thread or with a sewing machine to secure the cloth. Afterwards, cut off some components that overlap and sew another stitch round the exterior to give them a hardy frame.
Now you've finished the pads. Otherwise for individual usage, you can set them together in packs and then tie with hessian string to provide as a hand-made present. Taking it a step further, add a pot of coconut oil and you've got the great sustainable cosmetics remover kit. After each use, the pads can be cleaned in the washing machine (or better yet, hand washed and dried) and then are ready to be used over and over!
Leftover material used to create a wave layout for a fun nautical themed card.
Now to utilize the wave like pattern which has been left over after cutting the circles. This may be used to create a sea themed birthday by adhering the tide cutout cloth onto a card and painting/drawing a ship or other sea themed imagery. Don't be afraid to find innovative with the leftover fabric. If not for a present, you are able to design your own piece of art!
This creative project makes it possible for a once loved t-shirt/clothing item to be re-loved with a brand new purpose. Upcycling enables you to be catchy, resourceful and ultimately, more sustainable, as old is the new new. So the next time you are doing out a clear, consider how your items could be reused in a unique, yet simple manner.
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