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Fat Quarter Makes

Fat Quarter Project; Scalloped Bunting

Fat Quarter Project; Scalloped Bunting

The "Pastel Funfetti" fat quarters in August's SHJ box just screams celebration and make the perfect reusable bunting for any happy occasion - birthdays, garden parties, weddings... Saturday! To make this bunting a little different from the usual we have created a pretty scalloped shape.

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Fat Quarter Project; Sewing Machine Mat

Fat Quarter Project; Sewing Machine Mat

This tutorial will help you to create a stylish and practical sewing machine mat, which will not only help to reduce/absorb some of the noise from your machine, but also provide handy storage pockets for you to use while you’re sewing. 

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Fat Quarter Tutorial – Passport Cover

Fat Quarter Tutorial – Passport Cover

Brighten up your passport and make those airport lounges just a touch more exciting with a fun passport cover - this would also make a great Father’s Day gift this month!

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Fat Quarter Tutorial – Tea Cosy

Fat Quarter Tutorial – Tea Cosy

Very much inspired by this month’s theme, as well as a gorgeous make from last month’s Makers’ Gallery (Thank you Jade!) - Here is a quick and easy tutorial to make your very own quilted tea cosy.

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Fat Quarter Tutorial; Peg Bag

Fat Quarter Tutorial; Peg Bag

One of my favourite things about Springtime is being able to hang washing (or fabric!) out to dry, so I thought a peg bag would be perfect for this month’s fat quarter project.  

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Fat Quarter Project – Patchwork Coaster

Fat Quarter Project – Patchwork Coaster

These adorable coasters will make the perfect gift for a loved one and they look really cute, despite being pretty simple to make! 

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Fat Quarter Project; Book Case and Book Mark

Fat Quarter Project; Book Case and Book Mark

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Fat Quarter Project; Quilted Mug Rug

Fat Quarter Project; Quilted Mug Rug

With this month’s theme being ‘Sugar & Spice’, I immediately thought of all the delicious treats that I like to enjoy over the festive season: Mince pies, panettone, gingerbread and more - yum!   

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Fat Quarter Make; Hand Warmers

Fat Quarter Make; Hand Warmers

This month’s project is a super simple one, but also absolutely perfect for the colder months. They only use small amounts of fabric, so a perfect scrap busting make. They also make adorable gifts - tie them up with a ribbon or sew up a drawstring bag (like the one in September’s magazine) and you’re good to go. 

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