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Funky Place Mats

Zigzag-stitch fusible words and motifs to create these fun place mats.


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"Drink" Place Mat Materials


  • 9x22" piece (fat eighth) each of mottled pink, bright pink print, and pink-and-orange print
  • 6x12" piece mottled dark brown
  • 4x6" piece solid yellow-green
  • Scrap of bright green print
  • 18x22" piece (fat quarter) pink floral
  • 18x22" piece (fat quarter) backing fabric
  • 3/8 yard batting
  • Appliqué thread to match or contrast
  • Lightweight fusible web tear-away stabilizer


Finished place mat: 19x13"


Quantities are for 44/45"- wide, 100% cotton fabrics.
All measurements include a 1/4" seam allowance. Sew with right sides together unless otherwise stated.




Cut Fabrics for "Drink" Place Mat

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From mottled pink, cut:

  • 1—11x5-1/2" rectangle for appliqué foundation

From bright pink print, cut:

  • 1—6-1/2x8-1/2-" rectangle for appliqué foundation
  • 1 of Pattern E

From pink-and-orange print, cut:

  • 1—9x5-1/2" rectangle

From mottled dark brown, cut:

  • 1 each of letters D, R, I, N, and K
  • 1 of Pattern F

From solid yellow-green, cut:

  • 1 of Pattern C

From bright green print, cut:

  • 1 of Pattern D

From pink floral, cut:

  • 1—13-1/2x8-1/2" rectangle

From backing fabric, cut:

  • 1—19-1/2x13-1/2" rectangle

From batting, cut:

  • 1—19-1/2x13-1/2" rectangle