A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest
News from Internet Brands:
Closing the Craftster Community on December 19, 2019.
Read the details here.
Total Members: 323,619
Currently Running With Scissors:
216 Guests and 0 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials Crafting Calendar City Guides


Pages: 1 2 [3]  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: My first sewing projects--a couple of aprons. EDITED: Added third apron!  (Read 8704 times)
Tags for this thread: apron  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit  
tickertape
« Reply #20 on: January 11, 2011 12:59:22 PM »

Here is my third apron!  I made this one for my mother-in-law.  She doesn't cook but is very young and trendy, so I tried to make something I thought she would still enjoy.


I'm not sure why the fabric looks so stiff here!  The shape is actually very similar to the brown and green apron at the beginning of my post.


This was a challenge for me because I had to make sure it was absolutely perfect[\i].  I tucked in everything very nice and tiny and made perfectly straight stitches.  Yay!  If there were any problems I wouldn't be able to make myself give it someone, but I'm very proud of what I came up with.



I also went through and re-did the uneven stitching on the green and white apron Smiley
« Last Edit: January 11, 2011 01:00:41 PM by tickertape » THIS ROCKS   Logged

My lifestyle, food, fashion, and craft blog - http://inthewabe.wordpress.com/
Ravelry - http://www.ravelry.com/people/tickertape
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Make All Things, especially from stash
Offline Offline

Posts: 36202
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Keep on crafting!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #21 on: January 11, 2011 01:10:39 PM »

You should be so proud!!!  Wow!

It is very eye-catching and nicely made!

I love the shape and adding the little detail to the pocket is just wonderful...

I am so looking forward to watching you make such lovely things for yourself and others...all three are lovely but this is my favorite...YAY!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 2 [3]  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search
Crafting Ideas
Crafting How-Tos
Crafting Ideas
Crafting Topics



Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Christmas Crack
Meal Prep Monday: Black Eyed Pea and Squash Soup
Craftster Featured Projects - Dedicated to the People Who Made It



Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Help | About | Press | Advertise | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map | Do not sell my personal information

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org, © 2009-2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands