Through the microscope

Microscope cosy


My friend in America once joked that as my hobbies include microscopy and quilting I should make some microscope cosies, also known as dust covers. This my first attempt, I have attached my appliqué shapes using Bondaweb and tomorrow I shall sew them on.
This will be the front. I shall probably appliqué “Amscope” on the other side for that is the make of my friend’s microscope.
After I have attached the sides to the top I shall line the microscope cosy with lint free microfibre cloth because cotton isn’t soft enought for optical equipment.
Looking good so far don’t you think?


Comments on: "Microscope cosy" (8)

  1. Yes, it’s brilliant 🙂


  2. What a cute idea!


  3. On a larger scale, why not a telescope cozy?


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