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« on: August 14, 2008 02:51:32 AM »

.. but with a modern twist. I know lots of these aprons have been posted before. I just had to try the pattern, especially as straw-holder posted the link to the free version (http://www.susanbranch.com/shopping/shop5-07/aprontest.pdf)


just plain, without printing

As I already have enough aprons, a friend had to be the victim of my sewing madness. She picked out the colors. orange+black-> chemical warnings. I could not resist to try my first attempt at stencilling, she helped.


the lucky recipient Smiley


close up of the print in all its smudgy glory. "reizend" means both adorable and irritant in German. So be careful when she is cooking while you are around Wink.

As always comments are very wellcome Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2008 03:18:44 AM »

Cool!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: August 14, 2008 03:50:53 AM »

I love the style of that apron!
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« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2008 04:51:08 AM »

LOVE IT!! Have a friend in Germany that needs to see this...if you've ever had her cooking, you'd know why  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: August 14, 2008 06:31:26 AM »

that is beautiful.. amazing job!
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« Reply #5 on: August 14, 2008 06:41:08 AM »

Thank you. Cheesy
I really was looking for a project to use my new bias tape binder-foot for my sewing machine. It was so much fun, even though I had to cut all the bands (did not cut them on bias, which would have been better, but oh well...)
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« Reply #6 on: August 14, 2008 10:33:09 AM »

First, I love the colors...second, the binding work is such a terrific detail...third...you made it modern with your stencil and last...your friend loves it!

Excellent all around!  I never get tired of seeing YAVA! ha ha ha
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« Reply #7 on: August 14, 2008 12:58:17 PM »

Cuuuuuuuuuuuuuuute!
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« Reply #8 on: August 14, 2008 10:46:37 PM »

i absolutely adore this!!! i love all things retro, *especially* kitchen things! if only i could sew... Wink
great job, i hope your friend loved it!

*xo...
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« Reply #9 on: August 15, 2008 12:37:59 AM »

ooo i really like this one  Grin
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