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How to make sachets from fragrant herbs


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A fragrant sachet helps to fight the unpleasant smells in the apartment, in the wardrobe, drawers and shelves.

Fluffy herbs and flower petals fill the house with pleasant smells and will remind you of summer.

You will need

  • - fragrant herbs-
  • - petals of flowers-
  • - cotton cloth-
  • - Ribbons, braid, lace.



On a sunny day, collect buds of flowers, petalsAnd fragrant herbs. To make the sachet, mint, lavender, monarch, oregano, alissum, rose petals, that is, plants that have a pleasant and strong aroma, will suit.


Tie the plants in bundles and hang them with flowers andLeaves down in a dry, well ventilated room. It can be a pantry, a porch or a dressing room. Buds and petals spread on a grill, covered with a layer of gauze and leave for a few weeks.


There is also a faster way to dryPlants and do not lose their flavor. Put them on a plate and send it to the microwave for a few minutes. Then remove the dishes, turn over the plants and send them back to the oven. The number of minutes is determined by experience. It is important not to overdo the fragrant herbs and flowers. Then put them in a dry clean glass jar, tightly close the lid and put it in a dark place for 1-2 weeks.


Sew pads or bags. Make them from cotton fabric: linen, chintz or coarse calico. Cut 2 equal squares or a rectangle. Fold the upper side to the wrong side and sew it by hand or on the sewing machine (if you sew a small pillow, this step can be skipped). Then fold the details face down inside and turn off 3 sides. Turn out the pouch on the front side and fill it with dry aromatic herbs or petals. Tie up the bag with a beautiful ribbon or braid.

How to make sachets from fragrant herbs Was last modified: May 21st, 2017 By Quowuesz
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