Over the last four years of embroidery club I’ve made a few quilted projects. In the first year there was this lovely linen placemat.
Then then in year two, I made a silk pajama pillow. You tuck your pajamas inside this pocket and it sits prettily on your bed until you need your pj’s again.
Last year I added a quilted tea cozy with quilted tea cup holders. This set is made of cotton.
This year it’s a quilted laptop tote. The quilting is slightly different on the laptop tote, but the basic principal is the same.
Whether you use linen, cotton or silk, quilting your own fabric is so easy and so beautiful. And you can do so many different projects. You can download my quick tutorial here. Have fun.