Sweet Hot Pads

Treat the cook in your life to personalized kitchen supplies. Even beginning sewers can whip up easy checkerboard and cupcake-design hot pads.
Crafts Supplies for Checkerboard Hot Pad

What you'll need:

Checked and cupcake-shape hot pads

  • Fabric scissors
  • Tape measure
  • 2x20-inch piece of red dotted fabric
  • 2x20-inch piece of yellow dotted fabric
  • 5x8-inch piece of striped fabric
  • 8x10-inch piece of backing fabric
  • Embroidery floss in contrasting color
  • Embroidery needle
  • 8x10-inch piece of batting
  • Assorted beads
  • Thread

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