Photo of GetSewing

Pretty Placemat & Pillow easy pattern

from Get Sewing - patterns for beginners
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Pretty Placemat & Pillow easy pattern
Pretty Placemat & Pillow easy pattern
Pretty Placemat & Pillow easy pattern
Pretty Placemat & Pillow easy pattern
Pretty Placemat & Pillow easy pattern Pillow pattern included
Pretty Placemat & Pillow easy pattern

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • sew straight seam
  • cut a straight line

Pattern Description:

Decorate your table with placemats made of fun cotton fabrics or home decorator fabrics. Each person could have their own style! This pattern can be made flat for a place mat or stuffed to be a pillow. Measurement: 13 x 17 inches

Even kids can sew this!

I've taught beginning sewing for five years to ages 8 and up to adults. I saw the need for clear instructions with good diagrams for beginners. I've had many students make this pattern in class. They really like it. I wanted to create patterns that a new beginner, even children could follow along and complete as a first project.

You will download a pdf file. Be sure you have Adobe Acrobat Reader.
You can print it out on 8.5x11 inch paper. BE SURE to set print to "actual size" not "fit", or your pattern will not be the correct size.

Materials:

  • For one One fat quarter for center One fat quarter for border One fat quarter for back
  • thread
  • optional trims, rick-rack to sew on top


Read blog or news article about this pattern »
pdf Digital Download

$5.00

Beginner
Sewing
Home Decor
Table Accessory
Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

ME, Barbara Edmondson - FROM STUDENT TO TEACHER:
I love sewing. I've been sewing since I was 10 years old. That was about 40 some years ago. I've taught sewing for 5 years and my business did ...

Read More »
View all patterns by designer (23) »