Still in small project mode……..

And enjoying these moments. One of the groups I belong to is making placemats for each of the people who take part in a local “Senior Meals” group. The mats will be a real table brightener with one side being an Autumn/Thanksgiving theme and the other side a more Winter theme that can be used the rest of the upcoming time of chilliness. So, again, my stash provided the resources. Managed to make 4 and am pleased with them. The Fall themed sides………….IMG_1861IMG_1864IMG_1865and the “backs”…….IMG_1862 IMG_1866                       I actually made 2 like that first photo. IMG_1868 Thread:Connecting Threads Essential Pro poly, 70wt (top & bobbin), Batting: Hobbs Heirloom cotton/poly. Assembled on my trusty Juki 2010 and quilted on my Sweet 16 (a bit of ruler work made them an easy finish).

About treadlemusic

A quilter who rides motorcycle, living on a small hobby farm in southeastern Minnesota. Grandmother and Great Grandmother.
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5 Responses to Still in small project mode……..

  1. Beth Ann says:

    I had to come and look at your other post about placemats. I would love to do this for my mom –hmmm. I think they are still taking meals in their rooms but it would definitely brighten up her table. What a great idea! One for every season!

    • treadlemusic says:

      Oh, yes!! I have so many friends in LTC/assisted living facilities that must receive their meals in their rooms………..the days must be so long (and the same!) for them………………

  2. Kim Sharman says:

    Some lovely fabrics here. They give me the sense of lovely Fall in your part of the world.

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