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Potholders in patchwork patchwork technique


Each housewife wants her kitchen to be cozy and functional. Therefore, women take matters into their own hands and begin to fill it with useful gizmos made independently

To create an atmosphere of coziness and warmth in the house,Mistresses have to make a lot of effort. The real magic for arranging a cozy home is needlework, i.e. The creation of beautiful and necessary trifles with their own hands.

Potholders in patchwork patchwork techniqueSmall details of the kitchen interior will help transform your kitchen and make it a place where you clearly feel your style and taste.

There are many ways and options for sewingUseful kitchen utensils. They can be crocheted, can be knitted, and you can make potholders from scraps of cloth with your own hands, even without a sewing machine.

A very popular technique in whichA lot of necessary, beautiful and useful things for decorating and decorating a house, is a patchwork technique. How to sew stitches in this technique and what is required for this?

Necessary materials

In order to quickly and easily sew for the kitchen pothook in the style of patchwork "Hexahedrons"And do not discourage the novice master, above all, carefully prepare the creative process.

So that the work is swept, and the result exceeded all expectations, you should have at your fingertips the following materials and tools:

  • Ruler, pencil and paper;
  • Multi-colored scraps of fabric (better cotton);
  • Batting or sintepon;
  • Needle, scissors, pins;
  • Strong threads of contrasting hue.

The first stage: we sew a flower

Potholders in patchwork patchwork techniqueFirst you need to draw on paper andCut 19 hexagons with a side of 2.5 cm and one with a side of 4 cm. Using a hexagon with a side of 4 cm as a template, we cut out 19 pieces of cloth.

One detail is needed for the middle of the flower, preferably one-colored, 6 pcs. The same color for the first circle "Petals"And 12 pcs. Another color for the second circle "Petals". When all the details are ready, we proceed to processing.

First, attach a paperPattern (center) with a needle on the underside of the fabric. Further, the edges are wrapped around the size of a small paper template with a side of 2.5 cm and are sewn with large stitches. The same is done with all the other details of "Flower".

When all 19 hexahedrons are swept, we remove the needles and "Collect"The flower is put together, sewing hexahedrons between each other by a hidden seam. After that ironing, pull out the threads of the basting and carefully take out the paper patterns.

The second stage: we collect everything in a heap

After the sewing of the flower is completed, you canProceed with the assembly. First, you need to cut out three square pieces of cloth with a size of 25x25 cm, one of which must be made of sintepon or batting, and the second and third - from cotton fabric for the front and the back side.

We begin to consistently fold the layers: first the cloth for the wrong side "face"Down, the sintepon layer, after the fabric for the front side"face"Up. In conclusion, you need to put in the center "Flower"Of hexahedrons. After that, cobble the resulting design with needles.

Now you can get comfortable and start stitching the product with contrasting threads. Beginning is recommended from the middle of "Flower", Consistently flashing all hexahedronsSmall stitches that pass through all layers of tissue. Of course, it would be simpler and faster to flash only the middle of the flower and its outline, but then the potholders will not look bulky.

The third stage: the final processing of the product

After all the hexahedrons "Flower"Stitched, you can lightly iron the stitch, pre-hitting all the needles. After sweeping the stitch along the perimeter at a distance of 0.5-0.7 mm from the edge.

Potholders in patchwork patchwork techniqueCut out from the fabric along an oblique strip 120 cm longAnd a width of 5 cm, wrap its edges inside by 2.5 cm and walk with an iron. For convenience, you can pre-sweep the edges of future beiki, so that everything turned out neatly. When the strip is ready, you can proceed to the edging.

Start where the loop will be fastened. Turn the corners carefully, diligently wrapping the bake. Finish obtachku need a large loop. That's all - the original, smart and useful thing for your kitchen is ready!

So that your pecack stitch is not "Bored"One in the kitchen, you can by the same principleSew it in the company stand for hotter, which all the front side will be made of multi-colored hexahedron. It is only important to remember that for these purposes it is best to use batting as the middle layer.

If this technique seems too complicated or laborious for you, you can make it easier for beginners to make stitches, for example, from several multi-colored squares of fabric. Successful experiments!

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