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« on: October 29, 2017 03:33:26 PM »

I finally finished up a couple more hand towels for my upstairs bathroom! I've had them about 1/3 made for weeks and weeks, after all.

I've one for November/Thanksgiving - when we'll generally have both of our moms as house guests. I have had that chenille rick rack for ages so it was fun to find such a great use for it!



Like all of these that I have made, the cotton print is backed with linen to make them a bit more towel-like and absorbent.



This one is for December/xmas.



I also have had that dotted single-fold bias tape in my stash for ages.

What inspired these were the 2 deer print fat quarters that I got on vacation last year. A directional fat quarter just isn't enough for a hand towel and if I did a border only on the front it would've been too wide for my taste, so I added another border to the "backsides".


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« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2017 04:36:38 PM »

Too pretty to dirty up by using them.  Wink

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« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2017 07:32:27 AM »

Too pretty to dirty up by using them.  Wink

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Haha! Thanks! You  haven't done a property job of washing your hands if they get THAT dirty!
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« Reply #3 on: October 30, 2017 01:47:29 PM »

Too pretty to dirty up by using them.  Wink

LOL!

Haha! Thanks! You  haven't done a property job of washing your hands if they get THAT dirty!

LOL! True! But I have mostly guys around here, so.... y'know.
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« Reply #4 on: October 30, 2017 01:54:03 PM »

Too pretty to dirty up by using them.  Wink

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Haha! Thanks! You  haven't done a property job of washing your hands if they get THAT dirty!

LOL! True! But I have mostly guys around here, so.... y'know.

HA! Yup. Just one guy here who's hobbies are writing and reading and no childrens, the filthiest of the humans!
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« Reply #5 on: October 31, 2017 09:56:40 AM »

Love that deer print! Perfect for fall.
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« Reply #6 on: October 31, 2017 10:10:15 AM »

Love that deer print! Perfect for fall.

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