DIY| Blooming Flower Placemat

Create this Blooming Flower Placemat for your next spring or summer dinner party.

Blooming Flower Placemat-Materials -lizbushong.com

DIY| Blooming Flower Placemat-4 Easy Steps

Materials:  (For one placemat)

  • (1) 15-16″ round green woven placemats or felt round
  • Petal pattern &  (1) 2- 3/4 ” round circle pattern for center of flower
  • Embroidery floss- optional for saddle stitch edges
  • Glue Gun– hot glue or sewing machine with thread
  • 5 Hot pink, 10 bright orange, 5 red or soft pink  1 yellow felt sheets to make petals or color of choice *

* Create your petal pattern before purchasing felt to help determine size and number of felt squares or pieces you will need.

Blooming Flower Placemat-Materials -lizbushong.comStep 1:  Cut felt shapes into petals for each placemat.  (20 petals for each mat)

Blooming Flower Placemat-Materials -lizbushong.comStep 2:  Saddle-whip stitch edges of each petal if desired. See tutorial here.

Blooming Flower Placemat-Materials -lizbushong.comStep 3:  Hot glue or stitch 5 orange felt petals to the perimeter of the green base- r placemat. Hot glue or stitch 5 hot pink felt petals in between and on top of space not covered by the orange petals.  Hot glue or stitch 5 red or light pink felt petals in between hot pink felt petals, and finish with 5 orange petals in the center. Cover center with yellow round felt piece glue or stitch in place.

Blooming Flower Placemat-Materials -lizbushong.comStep 4:  Repeat process per placemat.

You can use this pattern to make a pretty flower pillow top if desired.  To make the pillow see this link.    See Step 2.

Check out How to Make the Fruit & Floral Centerpiece and Pineapple Napkin fold on this website.

Fruit & Floral Tablescape-lizbushong.comLet me know if you make this into a pillow or placemat.

 

xo Liz

 

 

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