Archive for September 7, 2017
Cotton is one of the oldest fabrics in human history and there’s a reason for its enduring popularity. It is highly versatile, and can be used for everything from baby pillowcases to sailcloth. It washes easily and lasts. It can be embroidered, scalloped, and decorated to make delicate linens and Victorian style nightgowns. It is sturdy enough to make towels that can handle the needs of a houseful of guests. And it makes the perfect gift, because there’s no such thing as too many hand towels or kitchen cloths.
Tough and quirky kitchen cloths
Let’s begin with the tough jobs, before going on to the easier ones. Cotton kitchen cloths