Flowery Fabric Coasters

Follow this step by step tutorial to create these sweet quilted fabric coasters. They are easy to make and will look lovely on your table or tied in a bundle with some ribbon & given as a gift. It's also a great way to use up some of that ever growing pile of left over fabrics!




You will need:

- Some scrap pieces of fabric (I have mixed and matched mine)

- A cardboard template 11x11 cm

- Felt or a thick fabric (for the middle)

- A needle & thread

- Pins

- Pencil

- Scissors

- I have used my sewing machine to stitch these but you can hand stitch them if you prefer & have enough patience!

1: Start by using your cardboard template to cut out squares of fabric. You will need two squares of fabric for each coaster.

-Once you have you have cut out your main fabrics, trim your cardboard template down to 10x10 cm & use it to cut your squares of felt (you will need one square of felt per coaster)

-I am making four coasters so I have cut 8 squares of fabric & four squares of felt.

2: place a square of felt on the wrong side of ONE piece of fabric and use a tacking stitch in each corner to hold this in place. This will help when turning your fabric thru later.