Thursday, March 31, 2022

Make A Love Heart Mug Rug - A Quilted and Appliquéd Sewing Project

Today we are learning how to make yet another mug rug. This one works for Valentine's Day but also would make a great gift. With this tutorial you'll be able to make your own appliquéd LOVE snack mat, mug rug, coaster, or mini placemat with a pocket for a napkin and cutlery (or a snack). It measures approximately 8 ½” x 12” and we'll even be learning how to make the cute little 7" x 7" reversible cloth napkin! Keep it at home to decorate your table, take it to work to make your lunchtime feel even more festive, send it in your child's lunchbox, or use it for a handmade present for someone you love.

Valentine's Day mug rug pattern with cloth napkin
For this project you will need:
Disclosure: Deb's Days is a participant in affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to affiliated sites. This means that, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Your purchase helps support my work in bringing you new sewing and crafting content.

The print-at-home pattern contains step-by-step how-to directions, color photos, link to the video tutorial, and the printable LOVE and heart templates to make a snack mat measuring approximately 8 ½” x 12” with a 7” x 7” reversible cloth napkin. 

Looking for a different mug rug? Check out some of my others!

And watch as we make this cute little love mug rug:

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Handmade Fabric Stars - A Quick and Easy DIY Patriotic and Holiday Sewing Project

Today we're learning how to make these simple stuffed fabric stars. It's a simple way to decorate your home for the 4th of July, Memorial Day, Labor Day, or all summer (or year) long. Fill your baskets, bowls, and trays with these cute red, white, and blue stars!

stuffed fabric patriotic stars

For this project you will need:
Disclosure: Deb's Days is a participant in affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to affiliated sites. This means that, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Your purchase helps support my work in bringing you new sewing and crafting content.

Looking for other stuffed fabric shapes? Check out some of the others we've already made - along with a preview at some of my upcoming projects:

Homemade Stuffed Fabric Carrots Sewing Project
stuffed fabric shamrock shapes for St. Patrick's Day

And join us and we make the fun stuffed fabric stars!

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Make Your Own Homemade Fabric Gnome Coasters - Cute DIY Gnome Craft Tutorial

Today it's all about the gnomes! We'll be making super cute fabric gnome drink coasters in today's DIY quick and easy sewing and crafting tutorial. Use seasonal fabrics for their hats and you can have gnomes around your house all year 'round!

cloth fabric gnome drink coasters

For this project you will need:

Disclosure: Deb's Days is a participant in affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to affiliated sites. This means that, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Your purchase helps support my work in bringing you new sewing and crafting content.


Looking for a different coaster sewing and crafting idea? Check out some of my other fabric drink coaster patterns and tutorials:
Green shamrock St. Patrick's Day drink coaster set
fabric pumpkin drink coasters

And join us as we sew up the fun gnome coasters in the video tutorial:

Monday, March 28, 2022

Make Your Own Quilted Carrot Bunting - Cute Easter and Garden Decor Idea

For today's tutorial you'll learn how to make a quilted carrot garland using the quilt-as-you go method so you can decorate your Easter, spring, or garden home with your own handmade quilted carrot banner! These cute wall, mantel, window, or garden decorations are a perfect quick and easy craft project for your holiday or spring home, parties, and get togethers. 

Disclosure: Deb's Days is a participant in affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to affiliated sites. This means that, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Your purchase helps support my work in bringing you new sewing and crafting content.



Looking for other holiday and seasonal buntings and garlands? Check out some of the other tutorials we've made - along with a sneak peak at some of my upcoming projects!
fabric Christmas tree bunting bannerValentine's Day fabric heart bunting and garlandpennant flag bunting bannerfabric flower garland bunting banner

And learn how to make the quilted carrot bunting right now with the video tutorial:

Saturday, March 26, 2022

Make Fabric Stuffed Gnomes - An Easy DIY Gnome Sewing and Crafting Idea

For today's tutorial we are learning how to make our own handmade stuffed fabric gnomes. It's a quick and easy project and a great way to add just a little bit of homemade gnome decor to your home.

stuffed fabric gnome shapes

For this project you will need:

Disclosure: Deb's Days is a participant in affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to affiliated sites. This means that, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Your purchase helps support my work in bringing you new sewing and crafting content.

Looking for other stuffed fabric shapes? Check out some of the others we've already made - along with a preview at some of my upcoming projects:

Homemade Stuffed Fabric Carrots Sewing Projectstuffed fabric shamrock shapes for St. Patrick's Day

And join us and we make the cute stuffed fabric gnomes!

Friday, March 25, 2022

Make Your Own Fabric Watermelon Coasters - A Fun Summertime DIY Sewing Project

For today's sewing and crafting tutorial we are making handmade fabric watermelon slices to use as drink coasters. Decorate your home for spring or summer while protecting your tabletops and desktops at the same time. It's a quick and easy sewing project and is a great beginner project, too!

fabric watermelon slice drink coasters

For this project you will need:

Disclosure: Deb's Days is a participant in affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to affiliated sites. This means that, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Your purchase helps support my work in bringing you new sewing and crafting content.


Looking for a different coaster sewing and crafting idea? Check out some of my other fabric drink coaster patterns and tutorials:
Green shamrock St. Patrick's Day drink coaster set
fabric pumpkin drink coastersScrap Fabric Heart Drink Coasters Sewing Project

And join us as we whip up the cute watermelon slice coasters in the video tutorial: