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« on: October 25, 2009 11:07:09 PM »


This apron is a combination of the McCall’s Vintage Apron 3979 and the waistband directions from the apron in In Stitches.


The fabric was one I have had in my stash for sometime.  I loved it and wanted to make it into a skirt, but with just a little over a yard I knew that I was never going to fly.  So I waited for the inspiration to strike and my CathrineHolm pots and their combination of blue, green, and orange finally made me decide that my future fancy kitchen would need a fancy apron to don while making my culinary masterpieces.




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« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2009 03:45:40 AM »

Oooh, I am in so much love with that apron!  That fabric is so gorgeous, and the lines of the apron just compliment it so beautifully.  Wonderful!  I'm jealous, I want one!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: October 26, 2009 06:29:47 AM »

This is indeed a beautiful apron!  I love that pattern--the hem is so lovely--you did a great job and showed off the limited fabric you had in the best way!

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« Reply #3 on: October 26, 2009 07:26:06 AM »

Absolutely adorable! Great pictures as well!
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« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2009 07:59:24 AM »

That's beautiful fabric. I love the way that the pattern goes with the cut of the apron and the way you centered the pattern. It also goes nicely with the dish you're holding. Good job.
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« Reply #5 on: October 26, 2009 08:49:46 PM »

love it, and your cookware, too! that is an envy worthy apron!
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« Reply #6 on: October 27, 2009 06:10:29 AM »

Just beautiful.  Great colors too Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: November 02, 2009 09:00:30 AM »

I have to agree. the apron and the cookware are pretty awesome.
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« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2009 11:36:35 PM »

What a cool idea and how pretty.  I agree it's a great use of the fabric.
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