Holiday Happenings with Babylock

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I’m celebrating the holidays early Baby Lock! That’s right, I am joining their team of favorite bloggers to share a fun project in the Holiday Happenings round-up.

Funky Christmas Tree Mug Rug by The Sewing Loft. Baby Lock's Holiday Happenings #sewing #scrap #miniquilt

The round-up is filled with easy to make holiday inspired gifts that will help kick-start your seasonal sewing.  My project is a an easy to make mug rug.

Holiday Happenings Funky Christmas Tree Mug Rug by The Sewing Loft for Babylock #freepattern #holiday #miniquilt #mugrug

Holiday Happenings Project Round Up


Just gather a few supplies from your sewing stash, print out the appliqué template and let’s start some holiday sewing! This whimsical hand embroidered mug rug is a quick sew project and perfect for using up fabric scraps.  Once complete, wrap with your favorite blend of tea or flavored coffee to create a hand-made gift that is perfect for anyone on your list!

So head on over to see Baby Lock’s gift guide and check out all of the fun projects you can create for the holidays.  You can find something for everyone on your list!

And ps- If these projects inspire you to stitch up a storm for the holidays, be sure to check out the Snappy Holidays round up from last year.  You might spy  another one of my projects!


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  1. I love your mug rug!

  2. Embroiderymad says

    Beautiful, love the colours.