Sewing Project #3 – Placemats


A set of two placemats loosely inspired by a project in Lotta Jansdotter Simple Sewing. I used contrasting thread and tried to get a little creative by sewing a free-hand swirly design. That will definitely take more practice.

placemats detail


5 Responses to “Sewing Project #3 – Placemats”

  1. 1 kirsten November 1, 2007 at 8:50 pm

    super cool placemats! i love them. might just ‘borrow’ that idea, if you don’t mind. 🙂

  2. 2 paperseed November 1, 2007 at 8:54 pm

    Go for it Kristen! I would be honored!

  3. 3 Sarah Jackson November 2, 2007 at 5:51 am

    Those are gorgeous! I love them. I may be “borrowing” too.

  4. 4 Michelle November 2, 2007 at 6:21 am

    so so cute! i wish i knew how to sew. sigh.

  5. 5 amethystlune November 2, 2007 at 7:56 am

    i wish i could sew too…. your first few projects have been a hit! good look and keep at it. love the simple modern look of it all. 🙂

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