Potholders

Potholder Patterns

Potholders aren't just for keeping hands from getting burned, they keep table surfaces from being damaged and they can also make the room smell good. Yes, there are potholders with just a little potpourri sewn inside so when they connect with heat, they will make a room smell so good.


Have fun making one or several potholders for your table. Below you will find potholder patterns for everyday or themed potholders for special occasions.

Oven Mitt

Oven Mitt
This mitt can be used as a regular potholder & keeps your hand safe from heat as an oven mitt.

Christmas Potholder Pattern
This one is easy to make, plus it teaches new quilting skills.

Christmas Potholder Pattern
Sew a Scented Hot Pad

Sew a Scented Hot Pad
A simple project and a great way to protect your table...smells good too.

Christmas Potholder
Make this Christmas potholder for your kitchen or for a friend.

Christmas Potholder
Denim Pocket Potholder

Denim Pocket Potholder
The finished item is about 8 inches square and it’s a very cute way to repurpose some old jeans.

Useful Potholder
An old blanket, towel or quilted scraps are usable for this project.

Useful Potholder
How to Make

How to Make
If you have old towels and washcloths, turn them into potholders and heres how.

Make Your Own Oven Mitts
You can choose fabrics to match your kitchen decor perfectly by making your own oven mitts.

Make Your Own Oven Mitts
   
Sew A Oven Mitt

Sew A Oven Mitt
This project offers step-by-step photos and simple sewing instructions to help you make an oven mitt.

How-To
Just have materials ready and follow the steps and you have a homemade oven mitt.

How-To
Make a Hot Pad

Make a Hot Pad
The instructions for how to make a hotpad couldn’t be easier...just look.

Quilted Potholder
This project works great at using up all the scraps you have laying around.

Quilted Potholder
Basket Hot Pad

Basket Hot Pad
This pattern makes a very pretty quilt block that can be used to make a hot pad.

Crazy Potholder
Crazy quilting is a great way to use up scraps and to make this crazy potholder.

Crazy Potholder
Doll House Pot Holder

Doll House Pot Holder
This is a very cute project and if you’re looking for a small quilting type project this is it.