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9 Quick Quilted Christmas Gifts to Stitch Soon

The holidays are quickly approaching, but there is still time to stitch up some handmade quick quilted Christmas gifts for family and friends.

Here is a roundup of 9 fast and fun projects to get you started. Choose from quilting a table runner, pot holder, holiday decor, gift bags, mug rugs and more!

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Scrappy Patchwork Gift Bag
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1. Scrappy Patchwork Gift Bag

This fabulously fast scrappy patchwork gift bag is not only perfect as a gift in and of itself, but it is also a wonderful gift that can be used to package a variety of items for giving. Use this bag to present a gift card, or fill up your bag with candy or food items, soaps and lotions, or even small clothing accessories like a scarf or pair of gloves.

Measuring 7 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ x 3″, this bag requires just one fat quarter along with scraps or a variety of 2 1/2″ squares. Simple straight sewing is all that is required for piecing. Use purchased ribbon for a festive drawstring.

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Snowman Table Runner
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2. Snowman Table Runner

Use simple fusible appliqué to create this fun snowman table runner which is perfect for Christmas and the  entire winter season.  Use your favorite Christmas cream or white fabric and accent the snowmen with fun fabrics for the scarves. A little bit of felt for the carrot noses, simple quilting,  and some hand embroidery make this joyful runner shine.

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3. Simple Patchwork Potholder

Pot holders are always a welcome gift, and what better way to welcome the holidays than with some festive patchwork potholders. Make a set to give along with a new utensil or a favorite recipe. These simple patchwork potholders can be pieced with scraps or pre-cut 2 1/2″ squares. You won’t be able to make just one!

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Easy Christmas Table Runner
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4. Easy Christmas Table Runner

This simple-to-piece table runner measures 15 1/2″ x 51″ and uses fast strip piecing of 2 1/2″ strips for its construction. The pattern includes detailed diagrams simple enough to follow for the beginner quilter and is perfectly sized for your holiday table.

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Winter Scarf
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5. Winter Scarf

Wrap yourself or a loved one in this pretty patchwork scarf, made from half-square triangles in pretty fabrics from your stash! Make it extra warm with some leftover quilt batting, and finish with straight line quilting. It makes a great last-minute holiday gift!

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Fabric Bucket Pattern
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6. Fabric Bucket

What’s better than a functional gift that doubles as gift wrap? Sew up a pretty fabric bucket and gift some sewing notions, gadgets, toiletries, small office supplies, snacks or other treats! The basket finishes at about 5″ tall and wide.

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Perfect Wrist Pin Catcher

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7. Wrist Pin Catcher

Want a cute quilted gift idea for a seamstress or quilter? Give the gift of convenience with a wrist pin cushion that keeps pins and needles close by. This easy patchwork project comes together in about 30 minutes or less, and makes a fun surprise gift!

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Santa Sack

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8. Santa Sack

A cute patchwork fabric gift bag makes a fun gift wrap to use again and again! Share the love with these little Santa sack drawstring bags to surprise your friends and family. Fully lined and all machine sewn, the bag will last many holidays.

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Snowman Mug RugPhoto via Bluprint member The Patchsmith

9. Snowman Mug Rug

Quick to sew with a Victorian flat cap and feathered friend, this snowman mug rug makes a fun gift for the holiday season! Brighten up a breakfast snack and drink with this mini placemat, which is great to make for yourself or to give away.

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Do you love giving handmade gifts?

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Join the online class Quilt Quilted Gifts today to learn to swiftly sew stylish infinity scarves, eye-catching table runners, lovely lap quilts and wall-hangings you can customize for any occasion! Enroll Now »

6 Comments

Saari Gail

Great and cute ideas! Small projects to get done before Christmas or to make for next year!

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Phyllis Woods Mosteller

seems like something I would like to do and some of my fb friends. Thanks-

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Elizabeth Higgs

I just love these Ideas.

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Marianne

The link under the pattern photo says the pattern’s free. But, when you go to download, you are presented with a price for the pattern.

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Karen Kelty

Thanks for the heads up, Marianne. Some of the links were broken but have now been fixed. Apologies for the confusion!

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Stephanie

How come I never see pictures anymore? I used to, but once the new format started to be used, all I see is text.

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