Ideas for tea towels

I love to see what folks make with their tea towels and how they use them .... other than to dry dishes of course! Here are some of the alternative uses I have seen on the internet - enjoy.
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Tea Towel Cake

Tutorial Tuesday - Mother's Day Tea Towel Cake ~ Aly - DIY gift & craft idea for kitchen home decor or housewarming, friends, teachers, bridal shower, or as a combination gift / centerpiece - VERSATILE!

Car Trash Bag. Don't think this particular one is made with a tea towel .... but it could be done !

Hanging Trash Bag by Finny Knits. Sometimes all the junk in the car gathers with no where to go. It's time to organize your traveling space. Make the Hanging Trash Bag. With this easy sewing project, your car will stay clean and tidy.

Tea towels are ideal for making roman blinds for windows.

14 DIY Kitchen Window Treatments

"Suzie Stanford's brilliantly reupholstered furniture using vintage tea towels."

Armchair ~ Suzie Stanford's brilliantly reupholstered furniture using vintage tea towels.

vintage tea towel curtains

It’s curtains for you, bub

Use linen tea towels to make cushion covers

of 53 > Tea-Towel Pillow Some tea towels are too lovely to be hidden away in kitchen drawers. That's why using these linens to create pillow shams is such a wonderful idea. How to Make a Tea-Towel Pillow

Sew a girls skirt

Grace Violet shows how to make a little girl’s skirt from a dish towel. I especially like how she used the ruffle detail on the dish towel as a bottom ruffle for the skirt. Get the tutorial…

The curtains for these cupboards are made from tea towels and hung from a tension rod.

Inexpensive bathroom cabinets used in kitchen for "kids pantry". Baskets on top hold kids' cups and snacks. Shelves inside hold snacks, etc. "Curtains" are tea towels hemmed with no-sew, no-iron hemming tape and hung from tension rod.

Round Up: Tea Towel Tote Bags - A Sewing Journal - A Sewing Journal

Round Up: Tea Towel Tote Bags

Tea Towel Curtains - a tutorial from Polka Dot Rabbit

Tea towels Kitchen Curtains This picture gives me a simple but fantastic idea for future curtains in my kitchen - LOVE THIS!

Reusable Lunch Bag Made From Tea Towels

Fireflies and Jellybeans: How to Make a Reuseable Lunch Bag from a Tea Towel

Tutorial: Make a drawstring bread bag from a tea towel ·this could be used for potatoes too !

Tutorial: Make a drawstring bread bag from a tea towel

Midwestern Sewing Girl: inspired by martha.drawstring bread bag TUTORIAL - will go great with the new french bread i pinned