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Pennies and Stars

Combine stars, circles, and beads in a penny rug made of wool. Classic holiday colors make this a perfect decoration for a side table or even under a tiny Christmas tree.

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Appliqué Table Mat

Use one strand of embroidery floss for all stitching.

1. Referring to Appliqué Placement Diagram, position B–D pieces on mint green A scallop piece. Fuse in place.

2. Using gold embroidery floss, stitch a gold seed bead on the top of B–D pieces through all layers, at the same time tacking all pieces to mint green A scallop.

3. Referring to Appliqué Placement Diagram, position F–H pieces on red check E scallop piece. Fuse in place.

4. Repeat Step 2, tacking gold seed beads and F–H pieces to red-check E scallop.

5. Using mint green embroidery floss, whipstitch mint green A scallop to red check E scallop piece (Appliqué Placement Diagram) to make appliquéd table mat.

6. Pin appliquéd table mat to mint green 13" square. Using red embroidery floss, whipstitch together along scalloped edges.

7. Referring to Appliqué Placement Diagram, carefully trim excess mint green wool 1⁄4" beyond edge of red check scallop to complete table mat. Press, being careful to avoid beads.

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