How to sew the lining into a dress. You can use this method in most lined dress patterns to avoid slipstitching the lining to the zipper. This is faster, more durable, and gives you a really nice corner at the top of the zipper.
This batik mug rug from Diane Knott uses up a charm square in a chic (but simple to sew) braid. https://www.craftsy.com/blog/2016/11/batik-braid-mug-rug/?cr_linkid=Pinterest_Quilt_OP_BLOG_BlogRefer&cr_maid=90027®MessageId=7&cr_source=Pinterest&cr_medium=Social%20Engagement