eamylove in the United States of America. Of course I jumped at the chance and received not one, but two mug rugs in the post.
Then, this Monday whilst at my sister's house, I designed and made my third mug rug for the swap at work. It was loosely based on Patchwork Pottery's tea cup purse and gave me a chance to practise my free-style quilting (still needs a bit of work).
Dresden mug rug tutorial by Ryan Walsh and, aside from the border measurements being incorrect, my sister completed a vibrant mug rug of her own.
tutorial on how to do this). Maybe I should make another using strip binding - mmmmmm - now that is a jolly good idea me thinks.
But before I do, there is just enough time for me to stand up and say "my name is Amanda and I am a mug rug addict - I have only been an addict for under a month but I cannot stop. Worse than all of this though, I have peddled my addiction onto my sister!"