Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Final Finishes for December

Mug Rug


This was finished in November but I couldn't post it - Secret Stuff!!

This year in my "Loose Threads" sewing group - for birthday presents we each made one other person a Mug Rug and bought a mug to go with it.

I don't have a photo of the mug rug and mug together - but here is the mug rug.  My person wanted red - and she doesn't drink coffee - but I was able to find a red mug with a tea infuser and made the mug rug to match.


(Sorry - you will have to look sideways...
why does this happen when the picture is displayed 
the right way in Photo Gallery???*&(&^*%$$))

And here is mine - I asked for black & white and it goes really well with my black & white sewing stuff - and look at the gorgeous mug - it's a William Morris one!


Sashiko Christmas Tree

I started this earlier in the year - Sashiko is such an easy project - no preparation is needed - just pick it up and go!!  It wasn't finished in time for Christmas Day, but at least I can hang it next year.


Coasters

When I was making the hexagons for the GDITC 2015 table topper it seems I made two extra - so I've appliqued them to some felt to use as coasters. 
The blue is really a lot less bright. 

Back to my Holiday To-Do List!  

5 comments:

  1. I love that idea and your mugrug and mug are gorgeous. So is your Sashiko Christmas tree. Cute coasters too. Glad you are enjoying your break Susan x

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  2. Hi Susan wow I love your finishes and your mug rug and cup are gorgeous,I love the tree and what a great idea to make coasters with the left overs xx

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  3. Love the idea of handy gifts and the Rug Mugs are great...
    Lovely Sashiko stitched christmas tree and pretty coasters...
    Happy stitching...

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  4. Love the black and white and that cup is gorgeous...xxx

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  5. youve done lots.... I have never tried Sashiko but it is on my want to learn list
    Hugz

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