Every farm girl's secret to fresh scented linens - LAVENDER Click To Tweet
Bring your lavender in from the garden to stay! Place lavender sachets in your closets for a natural moth repellent and in your drawers for fresh scented linens.
- 3 cups white rice
- 3/4 cup dried lavender
- 6 drops lavender essential oil
- 10 – 6” x 4” inch linen rectangles
- permanent black stamping ink
- white thread
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Stamp the front of 5 linen rectangles with black permanent stamping ink.
Layer 1 stamped linen rectangle and 1 plain linen rectangle together, stamped pattern facing the inside. Sew three sides together with a 1 inch border, leaving the top open. Repeat for each pair of linen rectangles until, you have 5 sachets. Iron each and set aside.
In a medium mixing bowl combine white rice and dried lavender. Stir until evenly blended. Add 6 drops of lavender essential oil and stir well.
Spoon lavender mixture into a sachet about 3/4 full. Pin closed and sew the top to complete. Remove pins and repeat for each lavender sachet.
Yields: 5 linen lavender sachets
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