First, here is one of the hot pads. It's the only shot I have, even though I made four of these. My daughter owns the set, or I would take a few more pics.
|Hexagon Spiderweb trivet: 12" x 13-3/4"|
|Yellow Spiderweb trivet|
Two strips cut 3-1/2" x wof are sewn together. Then cut into 60 degree triangles using the 6-1/2" horizontal line on a ruler.
|Strip set cut into 60 degree triangles|
|Sew the strip sets together into sections as shown|
|Press final seam open. Cut out backing using the pieced hexagon as your guide|
|Sew through all layers, leaving an opening for turning.|
|Turn hot pad right side out (this is the backing) and press well|