Saturday, December 11, 2010

CANDLE MATS

I made two candle mats yesterday.  Both were made from kits that were gifts to me.
The first is from a Primitive Gatherings pattern and is made from wool.
The second mat is made with wool felt and the pattern is from Bareroots #166 Folk Hearts & Stars.

Thank you Colleen and Pam H.  I enjoyed stitching both of these and they will be put to good use.

Karen

30 comments:

Linda said...

I love both mats! Gorgeous! The bottom is so sweet. You could leave that one out all year! I have almost purchase the one from PG like every time I shop online there! Cute, cute, cute!!

Anonymous said...

Both are adorable but must admit that the Christmas lights one is a favorite. Nice gifts for you and AGAIN Ms. Speedy Gonzales over there!

Sue said...

those are very pretty. I love anything with wool in it :)

Christmas blessings

Dandelion Quilts said...

Oh these are sharp. I love them both. Very nice!!

Barb said...

Those are wonderful!!!

Darlene said...

Oh, both mats are adorable, Karen. Very cute, indeed.

Bunny said...

Love those mats just gorgeous.

paulette said...

LOVE them both especially the with lights...and only YOU could make BOTH in one day!! They are wonderful!
Take care!
Paulette

Yvette said...

They are both fantastic! I just bought a few patterns and need to shop for a few colors of wool I don't have. How is it working with felt?

Happy Cottage Quilter said...

Very cute! I love both of them :-)

Cheryl said...
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Cheryl said...

Cute wool candle mats! And what nice gifts you received. This was the hardest comment to leave--1st I misspelled, then I couldn't copy the jumbled word correctly if my life depended on it. Perhaps I need to go back to bed! Now my password didn't work! Arghh!

Tanya said...

Oh how cute those turned out! I love candle mats and anything wool and need to make a few myself.

Great job!

Tanya~friendshipcrossing.blogspot.com

Micki said...

Those are just beauitful! I love prim work!
Micki

Sandie ~call me crazy said...

They are both just adorable Karen! I hope to make some things next year~ the Christmas lights would be so fun to give as a gift in 2011. Have a happy day!

Robin said...

Too cute~

annieb said...

Both mats are really cute.

StitchinByTheLake said...

I love candle mats - and both of those qualify as ones I'd love to make. :) Wool is so much fun to sew on and Primitive Gatherings' wool colors are rich and deep and I love them! blessings, marlene

Kaaren said...

Love them both!

Miriam said...

Lovely candle mats! The Folk Hearts and Stars is my favourite!

Myra said...

Wonderful candle mats Karen!! 8-)

Julia said...

Both are adorable...The Folk Hearts and Stars is my favourite!
I've yet to work with some wool like this...fab!

Colleen said...

Glad you liked it :o) They both turned out so cute!

Allie said...

Those are so darling!!!!!!

QuiltSue said...

They're both lovely. I don't know which I like more. Maybe the hearts and stars as that can be out all year? But then, that would make the Christmas lights one special every time you got it out.

Crispy said...

A pair of very cute projects!!

Crispy

Angela said...

I really love them both, but especially the Christmas lights one! Beautiful job on both!

Barb said...

these are soo cute! I love the one with the lights, especially!

Karen said...

LOVE the Christmas light one!!!

MARY PERNULA said...

Love the christmas light applique. I made a family christmas quilt many years ago and around the boarder I did the lights with plug and all. Love your blog. Stop by sometime, I will come back again. Mary