Use Mini Charms Or Fabric Scraps.
Make a patchwork pot holder and pair up with two matching dish towels. A fun tutorial on how to make a patchwork dish towel, a great addition to the pot holder made with the same mini charm pack. Adding a strip of patchwork to an ordinary tea towel is the perfect way to customize for any holiday, or choose your own fabrics and make something new for the kitchen. Use up stashed holiday charm packs or mix up your own colors from scraps.
For one 30″ square dish towel, look for scraps that will give you 15 x 2 1/2″ squares. Adjust amount according to your size towel. Choose your favorite combination of squares and stitch in a row. The strips are applied to the towel directly. Amanda at Crazy Moms Quilts has some neat tricks for a nice finish.
For a quick gift Amanda paired up a pot holder and two dish towels, a super easy last minute gift. What a great gift a set of these are as they’re pretty as well as practical. A quick, easy, and inexpensive way to do holiday dish towels that you can actually use on the dishes!