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« on: April 27, 2006 07:55:12 PM »

I find a lot of really nice linens in shopping secondhand sometimes. This panel of blue floral linen looked perfect for a retro style apron to me. I don't know what it was before, maybe a curtain part or a table covering?

So I added a cute blue checked pocket and ties and an appliqued eyelet lace heart on the pocket to make it more interesting. I don't know if the retro apron thing is still going on, but I love aprons, if only to hang up by a hook and look nice!! Smiley




I hope you like it! Thanks for looking!!
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« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2006 09:36:53 PM »

It's beautiful, and lovely handiwork on the lace heart  Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2006 09:42:19 PM »

Love it!!! I collect vintage aprons... Your new retro apron has the look of a vintage style apron.. Great job...
« Reply #3 on: April 28, 2006 05:12:23 AM »

I really love the fabric.  And the lace heart such a nice touch.

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« Reply #4 on: April 28, 2006 04:16:23 PM »

Thank you kitsue43, weeza and weezermom!!

That makes me happy that you like it and that it succeeds in looking vintage!! Yay!!

I just love vintage style and aprons are such a pleasant little nicety!

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