2. Homemade heating pads are cute and portable. Fill a pretty sock or small pillowcase with uncooked white rice. Sew or tie off the end. Microwave for 1 to 3 minutes for long lasting heat.
3. Pillows are so easy to make and a great gift idea. Place your fabric with the printed sides facing each other. Sew three sides closed to form a pocket. Turn the pocket inside out and stuff your pillow. Then sew closed the last side.