Embroidery Library Projects - my husband's grandma used to make a set of tea towels for wedding gifts - hate to use them since they are so pretty - this idea would let us display them without getting them dirty!
Adorable Tea Towel Tutorial that makes a perfect gift - from Lindsey of Inspiring Creations.
11 things we learned from the anthropologie catalog (domino)
Hot Pad Tutorial by Crazy Mom Quilts
Sewing a hanging Kitchen Towel is simple with this free pattern using a potholder and kitchen towel. Free step by step tutorial make it easy to sew!: Hanging Kitchen Towel - Materials Needed
hanging dish towel - Mom would probably like this, but using regular non-holiday fabric
Free Sewing Tutorial for a Guest Towel With Crochet Trim Tutorial by A Spoonful of Sugar Mais