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Tiny Treat

There’s no trick to whipping up a few mini pumpkin penny rugs for your friends this fall. All you need is a little wool and thread, and you’re set for the season!


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Finish Penny Rug

1.  Layer the appliquéd black A piece with the unappliquéd black A piece with wrong sides together. Using black perle cotton, blanket-stitch around the pieces to complete the penny rug. To blanket-stitch, pull your needle up at A (see Blanket Stitch Diagram), form a reverse L shape with the thread, and hold the angle of the L shape in place with your thumb. Push your needle down at B and come up at C to secure the stitch.