Home Quilting Learn how to Sew an Oven Mitt!

Learn how to Sew an Oven Mitt!


Are you on the lookout for a enjoyable DIY challenge that can be helpful? Maintain studying for all the main points on how one can sew an oven mitt!

Not solely does making oven mitts of your personal help you match them to your kitchen décor, however it is usually a fast challenge you can also make in a day. If you have already got sufficient oven mitts, don’t fear. These make nice presents and housewarming presents, particularly for these headed off on their very own this fall!


You’ll want just a few issues to get began together with:

You’ll additionally wish to print out and assemble your Free Oven Mitt Template whereas gathering your oven mitt provides.

Print your copy at 100% scale for correct sizing to make sure that the 1″ information sq. prints at 1″.

Directions for Stitching Oven Mitt

You’ll begin by making a quilt sandwich of the layers of your cloth minimize to 22″ x 16″ with the liner on the underside, the batting, the heat-resistant batting, and eventually, your outdoors cloth. After that, you’ll quilt as desired.

Then lay your Oven Mitt Template on whichever facet of your quilt sandwich is best to see and hint it along with your marking pen. Transfer the template to the opposite half of the quilt sandwich and hint once more. Be certain the outlines are dealing with totally different instructions to reflect each other and never each dealing with the left or the proper.

Minimize alongside the strains you traced onto the quilt sandwich.

For this subsequent step, you have to to make 2.5″ vast strips of bias binding. Bias binding is good as it should bend to stick to the curved fringe of the mitts. We adopted the video beneath to make bias binding.

Now add binding to the underside third of every oven mitt piece (roughly 4.5″ from the underside edge). We used two 33″ strips to make our bias binding and hooked up it utilizing a machine binding technique.

Observe: It’s also possible to add a cloth loop to hold your oven mitt throughout this step, however that is optionally available.

Subsequent, place the proper sides collectively (the liner cloth will face out). Use quilt clips to carry the higher two-thirds of the 2 items collectively, and stitch a seam throughout, beginning and stopping a couple of half inch previous the binding begin on all sides. We used a 2.2 sew size and quarter-inch seam.

Make sure that the skin cloth is on the within and that you’re stitching on the liner cloth.

To scale back bulk, it’s possible you’ll clip and trim the seam allowance of the uncooked edges such as you see right here, being cautious to not clip into the seam. Then flip your oven mitt inside out.

That’s it. You’re all performed and able to get baking!

An oven mitt is only one of many makes use of for Lori Holt Warmth Resistant batting! It could make a pleasant insulated lunch cooler or market tote, sizzling pads, or a bowl cozy.

If you would like extra DIY challenge inspiration, you possibly can go to our tutorial web page right here on the weblog to see extra free tutorials. Fats Quarter Store’s Pinterest and YouTube are stuffed with suggestions, methods, and video tutorials for every kind of initiatives that you simply’ll get pleasure from making.

Share with #FQSOvenMitt

We hope you resolve to make some Oven Mitts of your personal, and in case you do, make sure to share them with us on Fb and Instagram utilizing #FQSOvenMitt and tagging @fatquartershop so we will see and share your work!

Joyful stitching!

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