Friday Fiesta Place Mats - GE Designs Taught by Robin Dempsey
This is a quilt-as-you-go project; perfect for using up scraps or 5 in. charm squares! Fabric
requirements are for four (4) 13 in. x 18 in. place mats. The placemats will be ﬁnished with
a fun faux-ﬂange binding, attached totally by machine. Class fee of $35 includes pattern.
Class is taught in a one day session, from 9 a.m to 4 p.m.
Construction of these placemats requires a sewing machine in good working order with a
walking foot, size 80 sharp needle, neutral and/or coordinating thread, fabric marking pen
or pencil, rotary cutter with sharp (new) blade, rotary cutting mat, rotary cutting ruler,
fabric, and batting.
Fabric requirements: 20 Assorted 5 in. charm squares (these can be scraps from your stash),
one yard of fabric for background AND one yard of fabric for backing, and 1/2 yard each of
two diﬀerent fabrics for the binding. Additionally, one yard of fusible ﬂeece or regular batting
is needed. Note, left-over batting pieces can be used; four (4) pieces measuring at least
14 in. x 20 in. will be needed.