by toogie ( edited 02 Dec 2017 ) 01 Dec 2017

UPDATE-I have been mislead by a 4 year old! She decided on the blue because it has snowflakes! It had snowflakes yesterday, when she wanted the green-lol-is that not just like a female?!-sh.h.. be quiet, don't tell the men that!--so Rylan is coming for me to babysit while the parents go Christmas shopping and I will hurry and give him the green BEFORE Miss Nora changes her mind yet again!!!----

Hello Cuties, I made another Santa place mat today despite still having ear problems.


Nora and Gus came a little while and she picked this green one, so the first blue one, will be for little Rylan. They end up being 12 inches square...I made my center green strip for Santa's Milk too small and my letters went over into the red and white stripe fabric...oh well.


FYI, I hoop my fleece and fabric, no stabilizer.

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by kay4sparkle 04 Dec 2017

I love this! Although I love snowflakes too! 😉

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by brendalea 03 Dec 2017

Nice Santa Mate. Happy Stitching :~)

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toogie by toogie 03 Dec 2017

Thanks! You too!

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by asterixsew Moderator 02 Dec 2017

Another great piece of work Toogie. Love the way you have given such details. Thanks

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toogie by toogie 02 Dec 2017

Thanks and now on to something else!

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by missqueenbee47 02 Dec 2017

thank you for showing how you made your square - I appreciate photos :)

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toogie by toogie edited 02 Dec 2017

You're very welcome.
I have a 6 1/2 inch square ruler I used AFTER I embroidered onto fleece with NO stabilizer. You have to cut each piece of fleece and fabric big enough to hoop in a 5x7 hoop and still have enough to cut 6 1/2 inch when you un-hoop. My back piece is 15 inches s

toogie by toogie 02 Dec 2017

My back piece is 15 inches square. I center the assembled 4 blocks and pin wrong sides together, then sew in the ditch, from center of 4 sq to edge of 4 square, always starting at center.
I then iron my back edges over to make my binding. I iron half my edge MEETING the 4 sq block, then iron that edge OVER my 4 square block, mitering the corners.
I hope this helps and if you need anything else, just ask

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by teun 02 Dec 2017

Sieht ganz toll aus

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toogie by toogie 02 Dec 2017

Thank you

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by meganne 02 Dec 2017

OH I do love this Toogie, it's so cute I could even be tempted to make some. :-)
Now I'll have to go find your other post again to see where it came from. :-)

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toogie by toogie 02 Dec 2017

I put it together myself after I was inspired by another site that sold them ITH.
You CAN make this yourself. Look above at my response and info to missqueenbee47 comment.

meganne by meganne 03 Dec 2017

Thanks so much Toogie, it looks interesting.

Dupsilly by Dupsilly 04 Dec 2017

I have this design, I bought it from Sweat pea, such a great combination

well done

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by michemb 02 Dec 2017

another cute one

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toogie by toogie 02 Dec 2017

Thanks Michelle.

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by pennifold 02 Dec 2017

I’m thrilled you got them both one each. Great job and you’re too hard on yourself - if you hadn’t said anything the uninformed wouldn’t notice. Love Chris

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toogie by toogie 02 Dec 2017

Then I won't point out other faults!-lol
Rylan is coming today to stay again....parents going Christmas shopping so I'll give him his.

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by liliana1 02 Dec 2017

Looks Great

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toogie by toogie 02 Dec 2017

Thank you

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by lidiad 01 Dec 2017

I love it, you have done a great job, Toogie! Love that font as well.
Hugs, Lidia

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toogie by toogie 02 Dec 2017

The font is called Pumpkin Spice and I downloaded it free a while back.
Thanks for your support.-Toogie

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