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« on: May 22, 2012 08:35:48 AM »

i'm learning to machine sew since my awesome sister lanikins handed down her old machine to me!

my momma loves to play in the dirt, so every year for mother's day i get her something garden-like (plants, tools, seeds, etc)
this year i tackled the gardening apron from the book One Yard Wonders!

this was a great project for a beginner, not to tricky but i got to do a few things i haven't done before, like pleats, loops and working with bias tape! 

i'm pretty proud of the way it came out, as its only about the fourth thing i've machine sewed!

thanks for looking! Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2012 08:47:18 AM »

2 rows of pockets?  Wow! This looks very useful. As a hater of bias tape, you did very well. I'm so proud of my little SpiderMom, all grown up and sewing aprons. Brings a tear to my eye!

You did a really good job, hunny.

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« Reply #2 on: May 22, 2012 08:58:38 AM »

heehee  Grin  and to think, just a few months ago i was afraid to even turn the machine on!

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« Reply #3 on: May 22, 2012 12:07:44 PM »

That is so cute, awesome job on the bias tape too.  Grin

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« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2012 11:05:11 AM »

This is so handy and just too cute!  I love the fabric you chose!
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