small scale IKEA hack

by Nova on February 23, 2012

little patchyworky face-washers gifted to a special little boy to make bath time that little bit more fun :)


Total IKEA hack – they very kindly add a cute & colourful cotton tag to their face-washers that just begs to be paired with some scrappy & patchy improv love –  though any old (well new of course!) face washer will do. I pre-washed them before I stitched the patches on just in case they had any plans to shrink.

A sweet little quick fix gift, paired  with some hand made soap perhaps?


{ 17 comments… read them below or add one }

Kate February 23, 2012 at 3:58 pm

Gorgeous!! Love them x


Marian Griffin February 23, 2012 at 4:06 pm

ADORABLE! What a wonderful gift!


ang February 23, 2012 at 4:30 pm

cute cute cute i love !


Celtic Thistle February 23, 2012 at 5:12 pm

Cute and quick, I like your idea of pairing them with some handmade soap too, thanks for sharing!


Leonie -Australia February 23, 2012 at 6:56 pm

Cute idea, they look great!


Lynne February 23, 2012 at 8:15 pm

Cute and practical!


Katy February 23, 2012 at 8:18 pm

Ooh, fab way to dress them up :o)


anna February 24, 2012 at 2:29 am

totally awesome, what a fun little project. :) love those little scraps. :)


dilla February 24, 2012 at 3:09 am

Your works inspire me! Thanks for sharing them with us :)


Flying Blind February 24, 2012 at 8:26 am

Love a good hack xxx

(Oh my captcha code is ‘H8FB’ not happy about that!) x


Lucy @ Charm About You February 24, 2012 at 8:55 am

So cute! Such a great idea :) Might even make my little ones want to wash their faces!!


Connie February 24, 2012 at 2:57 pm

These are so incredibly cute!! I bet he loved them!


Frops February 25, 2012 at 8:03 pm

Thanks auntie nov he loves them xxx they are so sweet x


natski February 27, 2012 at 10:06 am

these are so cute, love them :)


Rachel at Stitched in Color February 27, 2012 at 12:02 pm

Oh, how cute is that!


Caitlin T. February 27, 2012 at 1:32 pm

These are totally adorable! I’ve bought the same towels from Ikea, and this is such a great way to jazz them up.


gail December 26, 2012 at 1:21 pm

those are really super cute – great idea!!


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