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Sewing Machine Mat Organizer with Pocket

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Accessory
Sizing Unisex
Style Traditional, Mod, Classic, Cute
Katie Ringo on craftsy.com

What was your source for this sewing project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Free Sewing Machine Mat Pattern

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What materials did you use? Pre-quilted fabric (1 yard will yield a few mats depending on the size of your machine), double fold binding to match, sewing thread.

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What are you most proud of? Realizing I could save so much time buying pretty pre-quilted fabric! I always wondered what people used it for and now I know it's for projects like this.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? When purchasing pre-quilted fabric use a coupon! It is waaaay too expensive trying to buy it at the regular price (normally $19.99) so use a 50% off coupon and get a yard for $10. You can make two or three mats and even sell one to your friends!Some people prefer to just fold up the bottom portion where the pocket goes so you don't have to put binding all the way around. It may also be a good idea to put some non-skid cabinet liner on the bottom of the mat to keep it from moving around when you lift up your sewing machine.

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I love this and I am going to make one for my sewing nook. I have my machine on a small wooden table which is crying out for this. Thank you.

01/16/2016 Flag

How can I get the pattern for this project?

03/08/2016 Flag

Thank you Katie this is a great idea. I'm definitely going to make this...thanks for sharing, your fan Judy...

03/21/2016 Flag

How can you patch ladies stretch jean

03/22/2016 Flag

Will make this mat

04/27/2016 Flag