How To Make A Fleece Neck Warmer (aka Gaiter)
What you'll need
20” x 20”
Fleece Fabric
Sewing Machine
Cut a 20” x 20” piece of fleece fabric.
Fold the fabric in half, right sides together & clip. This should be in direction of stretch.
Use 1/4” seam allowance and zigzag stitch to sew edges together.
Fold one edge toward inside & pull thru to meet other edge. Fabric should be right sides together
Clip edges together & use clips to mark 3” turning hole.
Sew edges together using 1/4” seam allowance & zigzag stitch. Start stitching near first seam.
Turn fabric right sides out using turning hole.
Stitch hole closed by hand (ladder stitch) or with machine using 1/8” seam.
After you close the whole one side will look like this...
So, turn the fabric ‘inside out’ so that you only have single vertical seam on outside.
All done! Now you have a wonderful winter accessory to keep you cozy & warm.
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