Its my day! Yay.
I joined in this blog hop a few weeks ago thinking it would spur me on to make something fabulous with some lovely Halloween fabric I have been coveting for a few months now but nothing happened! I pondered and thought and surfed the net for inspiration for three weeks to come up with some ideas but I couldn't get any inspiration from anywhere. So in a last minute panic last week (we have been on holiday these past four days) I decided to just use my lovely ghastlie fabrics and make some more simple placemats/coasters.
I had never used mug rugs or coasters before joining in these hops but now have a lovely little collection dotted all around my house and they are so useful so here are my latest ones:
I hadn't got the heart to cut this one up any further and needed a large mat to cover a counter space in my new kitchen so this one is about A3 size.
The back is made up of some skull material:
and to quilt it I just did a random cobweb.
This got my mojo going a bit so did another four of various sizes:
all with the same backing and quilted cobweb.
Sorry they are not overly inspiring but I love them and they are already in use in my kitchen!
A big thanks to Mdm Samm and Wendy for hosting this hop - I have enjoyed it even though I didn't use the fabrics I intended too!
Please visit all the other wicked hoppers that are displaying their spooky creations today too:
Quilt To The Edge
Stitchduchess Crazy & Sane Quilting World
Feltfree på Åsly
Life, Quilts and a Cat Too
Sunshine Girl you are here
Seams Like a Dream
Thanks so much for looking and joining in the spooky fun - Busy Creating from Solihull
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