DIY Scrub Cap

Forget Santa hats, or paper party crowns – whatever the time of year, our favorite headwear is always a scrub cap.

They’re practical, reassuring – and not that difficult to make…

Introducing the DIY Scrub Cap: a little gift from Lifebox to you!

Designed by Lifebox friend and anaesthetist Dr. Katy Nicholson, this is a perfect present for that crafty colleague, or staying busy during quiet nights and long on calls.  All you need is fabric, thread, scissors, and a needle to make yourself the envy of your Operating Room.

1)   Download and print your pattern of choice – tie back or elastic back

2)   Click here for the tie back instructions or here for the elastic back instructions

3)   Print out these gift labels for an extra flourish…

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