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« on: December 22, 2013 01:29:47 PM »



I spotted this snowman fabric at JoAnn a few weeks ago, but left it on the shelf.  Then when I went back I saw that it was on sale for, get this, 70% off + 20% off!  What!?  Plus I got the end-of-bolt discount for another half yard or so. Oh yeah! 

Anyway, enough victory dancing. Ahem.  I like to make my cloth napkins two-sided so I don't have to press hems or have the backside of the print show. So I found this plaid with the same greens and a red in it, also double discounted.



I made a dozen and it's a good thing, because we have 4 other couples coming over for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres the Saturday after xmas. WOO!
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« Reply #1 on: December 22, 2013 02:03:36 PM »

What a fabulous deal and lovely napkins to boot!
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« Reply #2 on: December 22, 2013 02:23:07 PM »

This are adorable.
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« Reply #3 on: December 22, 2013 02:46:20 PM »

Thanks!
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« Reply #4 on: December 22, 2013 03:37:21 PM »

Perfection!
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« Reply #5 on: December 22, 2013 04:23:14 PM »

Wow. What a great $ score! And wonderful job on the napkins, too. I like your idea. I hate pressing up the hems, too. I have a hemming tool/foot that fits one of my machines, but I have never really learned to use it well. I will have to try your idea next time I make some of these. Yours are really cute. Just enough to be holiday theme, but seasonal for additional winter-time things. You are just too talented, lady!

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« Reply #6 on: December 22, 2013 05:18:19 PM »

Thank you, ladies!  I just love those snowfolk on bicycles!
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« Reply #7 on: December 22, 2013 09:12:12 PM »

And have a great cocktail partythat's fantastic!
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« Reply #8 on: December 23, 2013 06:03:59 AM »

And have a great cocktail partythat's fantastic!

Thank you!  Should be fun!
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« Reply #9 on: January 09, 2014 10:06:08 AM »

These are so fun! I am a noob sewer -- what kind of fabric is best for making napkins?
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