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loola77
« on: November 30, 2010 04:02:01 AM »

My friend asked me to make an apron for her little girl for Christmas - she loves helping her mum and dad in the kitchen and gets very messy in the process. I found some nice bright fabric at ikea and sewed it with sparkly thread (like lots of little girls she loves things that sparkle). Best of all I got a snow day from work which gave me time to finish it! that leaves only another few presents to craft before Christmas....


I make aprons so that one cord runs through for the neck and waist strap. I got the idea from an apron someone brought into work one day.

And close up of the silver thread.



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julietalpha
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2011 05:35:59 PM »

It's really neat fabric and sparkles are always good!  Using the same strap is a great idea as it's all adjustable with a minimum of fuss.  Are the white parts channels for the strap?
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loola77
« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2011 08:33:50 AM »

yup that's right - because it was a pattern fabric i didn't have enough that was plain to do the strap channels so used white instead. not the most practical colour but they seemed to like it which is the main thing.
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