How to Care for Your Cutting Mat

By: Maria Perez from
How to Care for Your Cutting Mat
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From the Blogger: "I don’t know what I would ever do without my rotary cutting tools. I know some of you younger sewists don’t even remember a time when we didn’t have them. If you’re like me, your self-healing mat gets used quite a bit, especially around the holiday time of year. I used to find myself buying a new mat much too frequently - that is until I learned to properly care for them. Here are some easy home remedies to make your self-healing mat last much longer."

Project TypeLearn a Technique

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

Sewn byHand


Materials List

  • Bathtub or large container
  • Room temperature water
  • 1/4 cup of white vinegar to each gallon of cool water
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