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« on: July 15, 2008 10:59:32 AM »

My mom has been hoarding several boxes of scraps for over thirty years. She always said she was going to make a quilt with them but that never seemed to happen. Well last year my parents moved into a smaller house and mom finally gave up the scrap stash. Now I have an awesome stash of vintage scraps and I finally got around to using some.
This shirt started out to be a cocktail apron. I sewed the strips together six months ago. Then we moved and it was lost in my craft stash. I found it again last week and decided to make a shirt for Anabel. I used some dollar fabric from Wal-Mart to line it, left over quilt binding for the straps and some funky green buttons from my stash.







I can't wait to show my mom!
Comments are always welcome!
Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2008 11:17:36 AM »

oh! i love it! oh, im gonna steal it!  so nice!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: July 15, 2008 11:19:17 AM »

Super cute!!  Please do a tutorial for this!!
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« Reply #3 on: July 15, 2008 11:20:07 AM »

Wow!  Really cute!  And just a note.....I'm really jealous of your newfound fabric stash!  lol.  For me that would be equal to a junkies dealer giving him freebies for a month!  lol Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: July 15, 2008 01:05:59 PM »

Thanks Craftsters!
Super cute!!  Please do a tutorial for this!!
I am planning to make more as it was sooo easy and will try to get a tut put together.
 For me that would be equal to a junkies dealer giving him freebies for a month!  lol Cheesy
I feel the same way! I have been after these scraps for years!!
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« Reply #5 on: July 15, 2008 01:11:56 PM »

Amazing! Super cute!!!
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« Reply #6 on: July 15, 2008 03:48:45 PM »

I like this! And I love those colors because they are so not little girl typical. Paisley is my favorite!
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« Reply #7 on: July 15, 2008 04:29:02 PM »

That it so cute! I can't wait for a tut to make one for my lil gal Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: July 15, 2008 05:06:46 PM »

That is adorable!
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« Reply #9 on: July 15, 2008 05:09:07 PM »

i love this shirt!  you did a great job Cheesy
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