Introduction: DIY Reusable Fabric Coffee Cup Sleeve
This is an up-recycled hand sew coffee cup sleeve made from old fabric. If you have out-fashioned old clothes, why not make something useful out of them?
Floral Cotton Cloth
3mm Elastic Cord, Black
22mm Metal Shank Button
10mm Resin Buttons, Yellow
Sewing Thread, Saddle Brown
Step 2: Fold the Cloth and Sew
1st, cut out a rectangular cloth with measuring 30*28cm here. You can measure it according to your cup. Fold two shorter sides to the middle line;
2nd, fold the cloth in half along the middle line;
3rd, sew the opening sides by blanket stitch;
4th, fold both ends inwards a little and pin them.
Step 3: Add Buttons and Elastic Cord
1st, cut out a short strip of elastic cord and double it, make sure it can buckle the shank button easily;
2nd, straight stitch both ends of the cloth with sewing the elastic cord inside at one end;
3rd, wrap the sleeve around your coffee cup to determine the position of button, and then sew it on the other end of the cloth;
4th, fold two upper corners outwards and sew two resin buttons as embellishments.