In quilting, a worn-out cutting mat is still useful for…

Typically cutting mats only have markings on one side but are double-sided.

So, when the front of a cutting mat is worn-out flip the cutting mat over and use the backside.

Granted it’s nicer to have the markings found on the front of the cutting mat, but when in a ‘quilting’ pinch, the absence of markings won’t be noticed.

When the front of a cutting mat is worn-out, flip it over to use the back.

Check out last week’s tip: How to effectively organize your fabric scraps

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1 comment

Emma May 1, 2022 - 8:42 am
This tip is so clever and money saving!! I never, ever, gave thought to using back of old mats. Smart....mats can be costly. Thanks so much.
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