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Thread: Fan mug rug

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    Super Member kwhite's Avatar
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    This is the tute for the fan mug rug.

    Finished result
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    Start with wedges. These are 9 Degree, but any will work
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    Fold the top in half and sew across.
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    Turn them inside out and iron. Make sure the seam is in the middle.
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    I opened my seams inside of the point.
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    Obviously wrong for example only.
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    Sew together matching the points.
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    Sew the pairs into foursies. I open my seams.
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    Finally fours in to eights. There ate two fans here.
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    Then I used my circle cutter to determine the circle I needed was 8 inches. then cut the circle into fourths.
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    You can do your curved seam in one of two ways. This is easeing it in.
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    Resulting in this.
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    OR... you can face your 1/4 circle with a light fabric and turn it.
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    Sewing the 1/4 circle to the facing.
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    Clip the curve and turn.
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    Top stitch the 1/4 circle to the bottom of the fan.
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    Resulting in this.
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    Cut your back and batting. I turned the curved edge of the back over the top of the batting then pinned it to the fan just below the valleys of the points.
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    Here you can see the points above the backing and batting.
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    Choose your quilting pattern and quilt as desired.
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    The point side is finished and you only have to bind the two straight sides turning the ends under on the points. Enjoy!!!
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    Wow, great tut, would like to give this a try but don't have a circle cutter, so how do I measure to determine the size circle required? Not to bright in figuring these things out.

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    Great tute. Beautiful mug rug.

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    Quote Originally Posted by littleone
    Wow, great tut, would like to give this a try but don't have a circle cutter, so how do I measure to determine the size circle required? Not to bright in figuring these things out.
    You can use a compass or just take the curve of the bottom of the fan and add 1/2 inch to it.

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    Very cool project/tutorial and yours is gorgeous! Fabulous colors and exquisite quilting!

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    that is very pretty!!! thanks for taking the time to do the tut.

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    Love it, this also gives us something to practice FMQ on. Thank you for the great tutorial.

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    Yes a mug rug is a great way to practice new FMQ designs.

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    Excellent tutorial! Thank you so much! I love your mug rug!

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    Sew pretty! Good job on both the mug rug and the tutorial.

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