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London Square Mug Rug

from Linda Dotterer
(7) Name: 'Quilting : London Square Mug Rug
London Square Mug Rug
London Square Mug Rug

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • quilt
  • hand sewing
  • use a sewing machine

Pattern Description:

Mug rugs are mini quilts that are used as a coaster or small placemat to hold your mug and a small snack. This mug rug pattern is a great project for using up a favorite piece of bold or novelty print fabric you have in your stash.

This pattern uses square and rectangular pieces of fabric, making it a nice project for a beginner or a quick afternoon sewing project for a more advanced quilter. The finished size is approximately 8 inches square.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 8 x 8 inches


  • sewing machine,
  • rotary cutter and mat
  • ruler
  • 6 x 6 inch piece of fabric in a large print
  • (2) 1 1/2 x 6 inch strip of fabric, red polka dot
  • (2) 1 1/2 x 8 inch strip of fabric, red polka dot
  • 8 x 8 inch piece of fabric for backing
  • 2 1/2 x 44 inch strip of fabric for binding
  • 8 x 8 inch piece of batting

You Will Also Need:

  • thread
  • needle
  • scissors
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About the designer

Linda has been sewing for 10 years. Most of her projects are quilts because everyone needs a cozy blanket to snuggle under. Linda is currently an instructor at My Creative Classroom.

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