40+ Free Mug Rug Patterns
Looking for an easy scrapbusting project? Then these awesome mug rug patterns are exactly what you need!
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It's neither a coaster nor a placemat. Instead, it's a mug rug: a perfectly sized piece of fabric that stands between your coffee cup and your table. If you love quilting or working with fabric scraps, it's time to familiarize yourself with the mug rug.
We've put together this collection of 40+ Free Mug Rug Patterns for you to try. If you're looking for a free quilted mug rug pattern, you're sure to love our selections.
Even if you just enjoy just piecing together leftover fabric scraps, the patterns in this collection can inspire you to start creating.
Quilted mug rug patterns are fun because they won't take you all day to complete, but they're just as rewarding! Not to mention, once you get in a groove, you can make several in one sitting! Handmade gifts, anyone?
If you're more interested in making the traditional placemat, you'll find placemat patterns in this collection as well. For all those summer gatherings coming up, make festive placemats and napkins to complete your tablescape. They're just right for spring, summer, or any time of year.
Finally, use our free napkin patterns to learn how to make napkins that match the rest of your kitchen decor. Anyone can learn how to make napkins with the help of these easy-to-follow tutorials.
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PLUS! Become an expert in no time by learning How to Prep a Quilted Mug Rug with this video tutorial from our friend Mary Beth Temple. Once you're finished with this part, learn how to seam bind your mug rug here. Just click play on the video below to watch.
On this page, learn answers to every question you've ever had about mug rugs: what they are, what they are used for, along with mug rug size and measurement options: What is a Mug Rug? Guide
Mug Rug Patterns
If you've been searching for free mug rug patterns, I'm happy to announce your search is over! We've collected a bunch of free mug rug patterns to show you below. Each has step-by-step instructions and large color photos so that learning how to make a mug rug is effortless! Just gather up your favorite fabric scraps and get ready to create!
A simple mug rug pattern offers you the solution of avoiding water or liquid stains on your table surfaces. Similar to a placemat, the mug rug is simply a place for your coffee cup and muffin or afternoon snack to sit. Plus, it's pretty to look at! As mentioned before, mug rugs make great gifts, too. Choose bright, fun fabric and personalize your mug rug pattern to give to someone special. They'll use it every day and think of you!
- Scrappy Stack Mug Rug Tutorial
- Under the Umbrella Mug Rug
- April Mug Rug Tutorial
- Happy Cup Mug Rug Pattern
- Cozy Little Cottage Mug Rug
- Stars of Wonder Christmas Mug Rug
- Happy Harvest DIY Mug Rug
- Bye Bye Birdie Mug Rug Tutorial
- Ghost Mug Rug Pattern
- Upcycled Yuletide Mug Rugs
- Squirrel's Picnic
- Hexie Mug Rug Tutorial
- Scented Hot Pad
- Flag Quilted Mug Rug Pattern
- Grandma's Secret Recipe Pot Holders
- Puppies and Kittens Mug Rug Tutorial
- Nautical Mug Rug Applique Template and Tutorial
- Too Cool for Spool Mug Rugs
- Fishy Kisses Mug Rug Pattern
- Art Deco Mug Rug Pattern and Sleeve
- Snowman Mug Rug Pattern
- I Spy It! DIY Mug Rug
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For the more traditional at heart, check out the free placemat patterns we've also included in this collection. With holidays always around the corner, there are going to be parties, parties, and more parties. Prepare yourself for all the hosting by learning how to make placemats that are party-ready. Put your creativity to the test by mixing and matching patterns and colors to create placemats that are great for your family table or for a specific event. Either way, these free placemat patterns are here to inspire you!
Learn how to make placemats you can use for the family dinner table every day or that you can take out for special events. Sewing placemats doesn't have to be time consuming or boring. Instead, check out our additional free placemat patterns, and you'll see that learning how to sew placemats is simple and fun.
- Rad Reversible Placemat Patterns
- Charm Pack Placemats
- Schoolhouse Chalkboard Placemat
- Roses Are Red DIY Placemats
- Table Setting Placemat
- Upcycled Pretty Purple Placemat
- Polaroid Free Placemat Patterns
- Two-in-One Hot Pad and Placemat
- Scrappy Quilted DIY Placemats
- Australia Day Placemat Tutorial
- Christmas Dinner Placemat
- Denim Placemats
- Reversible Cloth Place Mats and Napkins
- DIY Double-Sided Placemats
- Ready, Set, Eat Placemat
- Fussy Cut Placemats
- Reversible Placemat Sewing Pattern
- Classic Retro-Inspired Placemats
If you are looking for DIY sewing projects with the material you already have at home, check out these 100+ Sewing Projects by the Yard
BONUS! Napkin Sewing Patterns
Learn how to make napkins that are quick and easy. Once you see how simple it is to learn how to make napkins, you'll be using reusable fabric napkins for every meal! That will definitely bring something to the table, and it's eco-friendly. With just a few stitches you can make handmade napkins. For beginner sewists, learning how to make napkins is a great place to start.
Making the napkins isn't the hard part—trying to decide how to embellish and creatively alter your projects is more difficult! Check out the free napkin patterns included in this collection to complete dining accessory sewing.
- 9 Minute Napkins Tutorial
- Picnic Flatware Rolls
- Placemats and Napkins for Kids
- Leave It to Beaver Kitchen Decor
- Simple DIY Napkins
- Super Simple Double-Sided Napkins
- Spring Napkins
- Stash Busting Linen Napkins
- Eclectic Free Napkin Pattern
- Rustic Checkered Sewn Napkins
- Big Game Free Napkin Pattern
- Upcycled Denim Napkins Tutorial
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