Archive for November, 2014

Aprons from Grandpa’s Shirts

Posted: November 16, 2014 in Sewing
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I have been commissioned by a coworker to make aprons out of her late fathers shirts for the granddaughters and daughters. What a great way to honor a loved one.

Pinterest is filled with ideas, but this one is the most basic.

Here’s the first one I’ve made so far. I used the shirt sleeves for the pockets by gathering the seam and sewing it to the shirt. The ruffle, ties, and collar facing is from the back of another shirt.

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One down, 10 to go!

11/16:

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