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Owl and pussycat potholders made from felt.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1971 (v.49#9) pg. 70

Hot mitts decorated with gingham hearts.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1980 (v.58#9) pg. 97, 156

"No-cost" potholders are made from scraps of fabric.
COUNTRYSIDE Jul 1984 (v.68#7) pg. 26

Hot Stuff mitts. Whimsical potholders (oven mitts) are shaped like ears of corn and strawberries.
CRAFTS Aug 1994 (v.17#8) pg. 26

Gingham dog and calico cat potholders.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #91 Feb 1983 (v.8#7) pg. 64

Oversized strawberry potholder.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1976 (v.7#2) pg. 28

How to make a trio of potholders that hang on a strip.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1977 (v.8#7) pg. 86

How to make a Christmas tree potholder and matching tea towel.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1977 (v.8#10) pg. 41, 61, 63

Gingerbread house potholder.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1978 (v.9#7) pg. 68, 74

Three Christmas potholder patterns to sew from old matress pad scraps and fabric scraps.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Oct 1980 (v.11#8) pg. 17

How to make potholders from squares of calico.
FAMILY CIRCLE Mar 27 1978 (v.91#4) pg. 50, 140

His & Her matching aprons, oven mitts, potholders and a companion cookbook cover.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jun 26 1979 (v.92#9) pg. 74, 148

Sew a mitt potholder and a square potholder.
FAMILY CIRCLE May 19 1981 (v.94#7) pg. 105, 155

Oversize fruits on this 28" long wall hanging are actually padded pot holders ready to be used. Est. cost: $14.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 26 1982 (v.95#15) pg. 100, 144

Apple-motife potholder set includes a "slipcover" for metal handles. Est. cost: $3.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 23 1984 (v.97#15) pg. 112, 174

Potholders, place mat, napkins and hand towels made from "patchwork square" fabric.
FAMILY CIRCLE Oct 23 1984 (v.97#15) pg. 117, 193

Quick and easy fabric Christmas gifts. Includes wine bottle cover, basket liner, pillow, towel, napkin, potholder, coaster, bibs, place mat, and apron.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 11 1984 (v.97#17) pg. 26

Potholders. 103 different ones to stitch, knit or crochet.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Apr 1979 (v.188#4) pg. 156, 206

Pig pals. Calico pot holders in the shape of a pig.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1982 (v.195#5) pg. 195, 344

Beagle puppy oven mitt.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1986 (v.203#5) pg. 182, 246

Calico potholder and matching apron.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Summer 1978 (v.23#2) pg. 90, 125

Patchwork purses, travel cases and potholders sewn from fabric scraps.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Fall 1978 (v.23#3) pg. 156, 198

An assortment of things to make from potholders, placemats and oven mitts trimmed with ribbons and buttons. Includes instructions for a tote, beach bag, eyeglass holder, clutch purse, shoulder bag, scissor bag, shower scuffs, button purse and a craft bag.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Fall 1979 (v.24#3) pg. 121, 190

Using the needlework technique of "snowflaking" and "chicken scratch" to create delicate, lace-like decorations. How to use it on aprons, potholders, towels, and table linens is shown.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1983 (v.28#6) pg. 62, 969

"Italian chef" kitchen accessories. Includes bottle caps, grocery coupon container, cross stitched towels, a bun warmer, hot mitt, etc.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Mar-Apr 1984 (v.29#2) pg. 54, 83, 85, 86, 97

A "friendly goose" motif is used in a number of kitchen decorations including a "Welcome friends" plaque, hotpads, apron, bookcover, and stuffed toys.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1984 (v.29#4) pg. 78, 60, 62, 99-101

Southwest motif potholders in the shape of a cactus and chili pepper.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1990 (v.35#3) pg. 64, 99

Tip on how to make large kitchen mitts from old pieces of ironing board cover.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #51 May-Jun 1978 pg. 150

Stacking sandwich potholders. Two slices of bread, lettuce, cheese and ham are each an individual potholder.
NEEDLE & THREAD Sep-Oct 1981 (v.1#4) pg. 17

Trio of potholders. Together they spell "HOT".
NEEDLE & THREAD Sep-Oct 1982 (v.2#5) pg. 13, 34, 46

Cloth potholders in the shape of salt and pepper shakers and a jar of "peas".
NEEDLE & THREAD May-Jun 1983 (v.3#3) pg. 15, 45, 31

Fabric potholders. (1) Sweet-smelling potholders have various spices tucked between the layers of cotton batting. (2). Patchwork house potholder can also serve as a pincushion.
NEEDLE & THREAD Sep-Oct 1983 (v.3#5) pg. 17, 46, 28

Make a trio of "teddy" potholders.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1985 (v.5#4) pg. 12, 31, 42

Make a Christmas "pixie" potholder.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1985 (v.5#4) pg. 19, 32, 49

Santa potholder.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1979 (v.2#5) pg. 20

Two pair of denim potholders that look like shorts.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1979 (v.2#5) pg. 20

Two Christmas potholders sewn from cotton scraps and felt. Tree and wreath designs.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1980 (v.3#4) pg. 21, 58

Hot mitt and pop or beer can cover (coaster) made from recycled blue jeans.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1983 (v.6#4) pg. 11, 43, 44

Make "cookin kits (kittens) in a basket" potholders.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1984 (v.7#5) pg. 18, 35, 52

Make "geranium" hot pad hang-up with removable coasters (leaves) and hot pads (blossoms).
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1984 (v.7#5) pg. 19, 52

Felted oven mitts.
SPIN-OFF Winter 1997 (v.21#4) pg. 96

Tip for recycling an old pair of blue jeans into an apron and matching potholders.
THREADS #31 Oct-Nov 1990 pg. 14

How to make heart-shaped potholders.
WORKBASKET Feb 1978 (v.43#5) pg. 37

His and her barbecue aprons and mitts.
WORKBASKET Jun-Jul 1980 (v.45#8) pg. 30

Three styles of striped pot holders sewn from terry cloth.
WORKBASKET Sep 1981 (v.46#10) pg. 29

Double-layer potholder with a flower design in the center.
WORKBASKET Sep 1985 (v.50#10) pg. 70

Embroidered carrot and zigzag motifs to stitch on a purchased oven mitt and shelf edging.
WORKBASKET Apr-May 1992 (v.57#4) pg. 40