Today we’re going to create some magic for other people. We are going to make some Cool-Ties to relieve summer heat. You can make a bunch of these to keep on hand as gifts, give to the homeless or homeless shelters, or send to Operation Gratitude to donate to U.S. troops. If you have fabric scraps, this might be a nice change from sewing masks, if you have been doing that lately.

Here is a link to the instructions on Operation Gratitude. (I’m not an affiliate, I just like OG.)

This does require a sewing machine, so if you don’t have one, consider purchasing some to donate, or just to have on hand. I found these on Etsy for $5.50 each and I purchased these exact ones for my family. (I’m not an affiliate, I just like these.)

(Image credit: Operation Gratitude)

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