SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Fabrics and more... > reusable bowl covers for leftovers etc ( Moderated by CynthiaSue)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
reusable bowl covers for leftovers etc
cotton laminate??
allorache
allorache  Friend of PR
Member since 12/10/11
Posts: 526
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Send Message

      



Date: 2/25/14 10:29 PM

I could have sworn I saw a thread about this awhile ago but I'm not finding it when I search the boards. So sorry to ask if it's been asked before but...do you use cotton laminate or something like that to make reusable bowl covers? or PUL? Or??? And if cotton laminate or something else where do you get it?

Thanks

------
Mostly Babylock: Ellegante, Crescendo, Evolution, Ovation. Plus a Sailrite LSZ-1

Jewel Smith
Jewel Smith  Friend of PR
Member since 1/3/14
Posts: 148
Skill: Beginner
Send Message

      



Date: 2/25/14 10:32 PM

I think some people just use cotton (not waterproof but keeps bugs out). Some use the PUL that is safety rated for babies so it is BpA-free, etc. I'm planning to use PUL since Tuesday Morning had it for $19.99 for an entire bolt.

------
Jewel - Sewing in the Sun
Janome 11000SE & Janome 18750 Hello Kitty
"Fawn" - Bernina 830 Record & "Shirley" - Bernina 830e Record
Singer Featherweight 222K & "Faye" - Singer 401a

Desperately seeking my sewing mojo ...

Janie Viers
star
Janie Viers  Friend of PR
Ohio USA
Member since 4/8/02
Posts: 2462
Skill: Advanced
Send Message

      



Date: 2/26/14 2:52 PM

I used clear plastic of a decent weight to make them so I could see the contents (and I got a bolt of red PUL at TM fpr $19,99 and a rubber duckey bolt for $24.99)

------
JanieV

diane s
star
diane s  Friend of PR
Oregon USA
Member since 8/24/02
Posts: 5084
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



Date: 2/26/14 3:12 PM

I like PUL or nylon taffeta or nylon ripstop.

------
My grandmother taught me to sew when I was 10, and I've been sewing ever since.

Jewel Smith
Jewel Smith  Friend of PR
Member since 1/3/14
Posts: 148
Skill: Beginner
Send Message

      



In reply to Janie Viers <<


Date: 2/26/14 3:54 PM

Quote: Janie Viers
I used clear plastic of a decent weight to make them so I could see the contents (and I got a bolt of red PUL at TM fpr $19,99 and a rubber duckey bolt for $24.99)

Lucky you to get the red! I had to settle for the yellow.

------
Jewel - Sewing in the Sun
Janome 11000SE & Janome 18750 Hello Kitty
"Fawn" - Bernina 830 Record & "Shirley" - Bernina 830e Record
Singer Featherweight 222K & "Faye" - Singer 401a

Desperately seeking my sewing mojo ...

allorache
allorache  Friend of PR
Member since 12/10/11
Posts: 526
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Send Message

      



Date: 2/27/14 8:53 AM

I can see I'm going to need to get to Tuesday Morning; sadly, that won't happen this week.

Question though about PUL -- do you put the vinyl side down (towards the food) or up (towards the outside)? Or sandwich 2 layers so you have vinyl on both sides?

------
Mostly Babylock: Ellegante, Crescendo, Evolution, Ovation. Plus a Sailrite LSZ-1

Doctor Sister

Doctor Sister  Friend of PR
Minnesota USA
Member since 11/5/06
Posts: 415
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Body Type:
Send Message

      



In reply to Jewel Smith <<


Date: 2/27/14 8:59 AM

your Tuesday Morning has fabric??!!!???!!!. I walk thru mine once in while because they do have some good deals on the oddest stuff but I've never seen fabric there. Wonder why???
Sis

JJane
star
JJane
Canada
Member since 10/30/10
Posts: 2738
Skill: Advanced Beginner
Send Message

      



Date: 2/27/14 11:01 AM

What is PUL?

------
Canadian Jane, now Jjane, much shorter and easier to use.

kkkkaty
starstarstar
kkkkaty  Friend of PR
Utah USA
Member since 12/7/05
Posts: 2770
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



Date: 2/27/14 11:03 AM

I've seen large bolts of good quality cotton batting at Tuesday Morning

------
Viking Lily 545
Viking Ruby
Bernina Activa 210
Brother 1034d

SandiMacD
star
SandiMacD
USA
Member since 2/8/09
Posts: 2563
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 2/27/14 4:37 PM

PUL is a polyester/polyurethane laminate.

------
sewing brings joy and meaning to my life...

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Fabrics and more... >> reusable bowl covers for leftovers etc

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Perfectly Fitted Shirt
Perfectly Fitted Shirt

Class Details

Online Class
Expert Sewing Techniques for Jackets
Expert Sewing Techniques for Jackets

Class Details

Self Drafted Pattern 99383-1001

photo
by: julliams

Review
You Sew Girl Best Dress Pattern

You Sew Girl Best Dress Pattern

Pattern Details
SewBaby Easy Pieces Pants Pattern

SewBaby Easy Pieces Pants Pattern

Pattern Details
BurdaStyle Downloadable 122 05/2011

photo
by: julliams

Review

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2015 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.