My need for a quick project sort of exploded the other day when I had an idea and had to DO IT RIGHT NOW. I'm always looking for ideas to encourage my picky and distracted eaters to eat at dinner. I thought place mats that look like their favorite foods might do the trick? The girls picked popcorn and apple slices.
These, are really simply put together with one layer of batting and some topstitching and applique for details. In retrospect, it wasn't the most ingenious motivator ever, but they're pretty cute anyway, eh?