Aromatherapy eye pillows are easy and inexpensive to make, and are a wonderful gift of relaxation for bridesmaids or bridal shower guests. Each pillow will run just about or under $2.00, making this a fun and budget-savvy project!
Silk Fabric, Cut into 8 X 8 inch squares
1 Cup of Flax Seeds per pillow
Various herbs: Chamomile, Lavender, Peppermint, & Rosemary, About 3-4 Tbsp Total per pillow
Surger or Sewing Machine
1. With fabric inside out, fold 8 X 8 square in half to create a 4 X 8 rectangle. Surge the edges of the long side and one of the short sides together.
2. Turn bag inside out and iron.
3. Fill bag with 3-4 tbsp of herbs and appx. 1 cup of flax seeds. A funnel may be helpful.
4. Surge or sew the remaining open edge closed.
TIP: Save the extra scraps of raw silk fabric to create ribbon. Tie a ribbon around each pillow with a tag labeling the scent inside!