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« on: May 15, 2016 02:49:57 PM »

This is a set I made for a friend during a round robin style swap with my local craft group. I went with a few fabrics she had on her Pinterest to get started and then chose some lovely coordinating fabrics I couldn't resist. The apron was made based on one I've had for several years and keep tracing to make new apron templates for. This time I added a towel loop, offset the main pocket, and attached the straps on the front so I could put button accents on them. With the leftover and scrap fabrics I made some scrappy quilted potholders to match. I went a little overboard with the quilting, so they wound up being a little overly stiff. I also added a little back pocket for slipping your hand into while taking things out of the oven. I'll talk about the kitchen towel on another board since I didn't do any sewing on it - just hand stamping Smiley













I am in love with the color combo and fabrics in this set. And the theme of the fabric is very up my alley and very fun to work with.
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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2016 04:13:14 PM »

Cute! I love your fabric choices.
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« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2016 06:23:03 AM »

Love it! I think the big button attachments on the apron are my favorite feature, but the whole set works perfectly together.
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« Reply #3 on: May 17, 2016 10:47:00 AM »

You made a lovely set!
I bet the recipient will be thrilled to receive it.
I think the towel loop is smart. I've never seen an apron with it before.
I also love how those pot holders double up as oven gloves.
Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2016 11:17:14 AM »

Really nice! Love the fabrics!
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« Reply #5 on: June 27, 2016 12:13:27 PM »

I love this set!  Great color choices and a really wonderful cohesive feel to all the pieces.
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