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« on: March 06, 2012 10:03:39 PM »

this was a project i LOVED seeing finished.
it was a lot of work to put together (and figure out the pattern) but the end result was well worth it.
a friend of mine had pinned this exact apron pattern to their pinterest boards, and my immediate thought was "i could TOTALLY make that for her".  well, i changed the fabrics to be her favorite color, and went to town.
first problem, the entire pattern was written in metric.  i'm in the USA, so thanks to the inches, i had a whole bunch of conversions to make.
of course, my next problem came when i went to print out the tutorial, and the website was down for about a day (which in "wanting to be productive" time, felt like a month!)
once i got the project going, i didn't want to stop.  unfortunately, work got in the way and make me take breaks.
in the end, i got it all done, top stitched and good to go.
would i do this apron again?  absolutely!





so i don't flood you with a ton of photos to load, the rest are on my blog, as well as links to the tutorial used!
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« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2012 12:38:14 AM »

Hit this rocks, as this is one of the nicest aprons I've seen to date.

I'm really bummed that my measuring tape is not like my mother's: hers has inches on one side, and cm on the other. I'm used to metric, but with hers, I could do things with inches without the need to to so many conversions!
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« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2012 01:59:54 AM »

This is so cute! I love how just changing the fabrics you can completely change the style of the whole thing, and the one you made is so fresh and fun Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2012 02:32:45 AM »

By the way, I went over to your blog, where you said the link for the tutorial was mentioned, but I didn't find them there. Do you still have the link?
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« Reply #4 on: March 07, 2012 06:37:51 AM »

I went to look for the linkt too: it's the words "frilly apron" on the very bottom of the post.
It just isn't marked or blue like most links.
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« Reply #5 on: March 07, 2012 06:38:57 AM »

And now I almost forgot to say that I love that apron!
I really like the subtle patterns you used.
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« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2012 07:03:05 AM »

I love the color & all those ruffles! Beautiful work!
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« Reply #7 on: March 07, 2012 07:10:21 AM »

Very cute! I love your fabric choices.
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« Reply #8 on: March 07, 2012 07:20:22 AM »



Love it! Would you mind posting a photo of the back if you have one? Tutorials without pictures don't suit me, but I am close to figuring this out!  Cheesy I've been hmm-ing and ha-ing over this apron i found on pinterest as well.
http://d30opm7hsgivgh.cloudfront.net/upload/168345913_IH92oEn1_c.jpg
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« Reply #9 on: March 07, 2012 07:43:24 AM »

Really cute!  Wonderful greens!
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