Is your next project too hot to handle or too cold to hold? You need Insul-Bright!
Insul-Bright is an insulated wadding that keeps hot things hot and cold things cold. It is made from metalised polyester film, with Polyester fibres needled through it. The polyester film reflects energy, hot or cold. The needled material is breathable and the fibres help resist conduction. You can use it for a variety of simple yet practical projects for the family and the home.
How to use Insul-Bright
- To iron, sandwich Insul-Bright between cotton fabrics and use a low heat setting
- It can be washed up to 40 degrees and can be tumble dried up to medium heat
- The metal film will dull needles, we recommend using a medium weight needle 90/14
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Does Insul-Bright Have A Right And Wrong Side?
No, you can use Insul-Bright either way up, it doesn’t have a right or a wrong side. Perfect for beginners, one less thing to worry about!
Is Insul-Bright Heat Proof?
No, Insul-Bright is heat resistant but not heat proof. It is also recommended not to be used in the microwave.
Can Insul-Bright Be Washed?
Yes, Insul-Bright will not shrink or shift when washed. It is breathable and won’t break down with washing.
What can we make with Insul-Bright?
We have had SO many ideas on what to make with this, including:
- Tea Cosies (you can check out our tutorial here!)
- Pot Holders
- Oven Mitts
- Lunch Boxes
- Casserole Dish Covers
- Table Mats
- Ironing Board Covers
- Pet/Baby Toys (as the film crinkles when moved!)
We’d love to see what you make with Insul-Bright over on the Plush Club on Facebook!
Where can I buy Insul-Bright?
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