bloomingpoppies hot pad   bloomingpoppies hot pad   bloomingpoppies hot pad   bloomingpoppies hot pad   bloomingpoppies hot pad   bloomingpoppies hot pad   bloomingpoppies hot pad backside bloomingpoppies handstitched hot pad Well hello there!!!!  After a reeeeaaallly long break from sewing and an equally long bout of feeling sorry for myself over the loss of my sewing space, I finally decided to roll up my sleeves and get busy-just make it work!  I’ve missed everyone here in this space.  How are you all?  🙂 Here is just a sampling of what I have created this week.  These hot pads are made entirely of my quilting scraps (except for some of the back pieces).   I love combining modern designer fabrics with whimisical vintage pieces and,  of course some linen solids thown in for good measure.  These are so fun to create.  I invite you to check out my tutorial if you think you’d like to try them!  They are all filled with Insulbrite to make them just a bit heat resistant (not heat proof)! This is one of my most favorite small projects to work on….. like a mini modern quilt!  I’m hoping to have these up in my Etsy shop later this week! ~~~karen

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