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How to Make Adorable Acorn Coasters

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Inside: How to Make Adorable Acorn Coasters

Sometimes all you need is an easy project that adds a taste of Fall into your home. And that’s exactly what these adorable acorn coasters are designed to do.

It’s a super easy project that you can complete in an afternoon. And, it uses up those leftovers like fabric and batting scraps.

Looking for a popular Fall DIY Project? Try making these adorable acorn coasters. They will add just a touch of Fall to your Fall Decor. Easy to make, fun to give away.
So, pull out your scraps and let’s get started.  No need to break the bank on this project.

How to Make Adorable Acorn Coasters

Supplies:

  • 1/2 Yard of an Orangey Fall-colored fabric {or fat quarter}
  • 1/2 Yard of a Brownish Fall-colored fabric {or fat quarter}
  • 1/4 Yard of Quilt Batting
  • Thread
    Looking for a fun Fall DIY Project? Try making these adorable acorn coasters. They will add just a touch of Fall to your Fall Decor. Easy to make, fun to give away.

Step 1: 

Download and print the Adorable Acorn template.

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Trim the design.
Looking for a fun Fall DIY Project? Try making these adorable acorn coasters. They will add just a touch of Fall to your Fall Decor. Easy to make, fun to give away.

Step 2:

Out of the orangey fabric cut out 2 acorn bottoms.

Out of the browish fabric cut 2 acorn tops.

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Out of the batting cut out 1 acorn top and 1 acorn bottom.


Step 3: 

Place acorn bottoms right side together. Then lay the batting against the wrong side of one of the acorn bottoms.

Fall Sewing Project. Make some adorable acorn coasters. Dress up your fall decor with these acorn coasters.

Step 4: 

Using a 1/4” seam allowance, stitch sides together and leave the top open for turning.

Turn acorn bottom right side out and press. Set aside.

Fall Sewing Project. Make some adorable acorn coasters. Dress up your fall decor with these acorn coasters.

Step 5: 

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In order for the acorn top batting to fit better you will need to trim off the stem at the top and trim away 1/4” from the bottom.


Step 6:

Using the same method from Step 3, place acorn tops right sides together. Then lay the batting against one of the wrong sides of the acorn tops.

The batting will be 1/4” shorter. This is where you will begin the stitching. Stitch the sides and top, but leave the bottom open for turning.

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Step 7: 

Turn acorn top right side out. Press under the raw edges on the bottom.

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Place the acorn top over the acorn bottom. Pin to hold.


Step 8: 

Now for the fun part! Look through your sewing machine’s decorative stitches. Choose one that can swing from side to side, such as a zigzag.

You want to be able to catch both fabrics when attaching. Stitch the acorn top to acorn bottom.

Looking for a fun Fall DIY Project? Try making these adorable acorn coasters. They will add just a touch of Fall to your Fall Decor. Easy to make, fun to give away.

Wasn’t that fun and easy! Now repeat until you have whole house full of acorn coasters.

Looking for a fun Fall DIY Project? Try making these adorable acorn coasters. They will add just a touch of Fall to your Fall Decor. Easy to make, fun to give away.

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