Trivet/Potholders/hot pads also known as Heat pads are perfect little weeknight projects. Such potholders can be used not only as grabber for pots and pans, but also as coasters for drinks. There are a few things to know about making hot pads, trivets, or anything that you are picking up hot items with- it needs to protect you from the heat! Perfect for scrap fabrics and small handmade gifts that will actually be used in the kitchen. Stitching and Bacon shows how to make a pieced Christmas tree trivet or hot pad. You’ll be able to use smaller pieces of fabric for this project, so pull out your scrap bin and see what goodies you can find in there.
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