Saturday, February 28, 2009

The Apron





Here I am wearing the apron.







You can barely see it, but there is a pocket right there. The print of the fabric is little strawberries with butterflies, birdies and worms. I thought it was real cute.





This is the top portion with a little bit of eyelet lace. You'll notice that I still need to do a lot of clipping of loose threads. The tie on top is just bias tape fastened with velcro. In the back, it is tied with some ribbon. I'm probably going to take that off and get some more bias tape to tie it. The ribbon is too big and bulky so it's hard to tie.



So for my first attempt at sewing an apron, I guess it's presentable.



Have a happy Saturday!

9 comments:

Julieann said...

It is BEAUTIFUL--and you are sooooo cute:) I have never seen your pretty face before. You did an awesome job on that apron---I love the material you chose for it--it is soo happy!

Julieann

Emily said...

It's super cute, I think it turned out great! Congrats on a sewing project well worth posting about! -e

Aussie Therese said...

it looks great. An apron is a great thing to start out with.

Kim said...

Lisa,
I can't believe that's your first apron that you've made! It looks great!

GrandmaK said...

Really very nice! Congratulations! Cathy

Laura said...

Holy Moly. (Is that how you spell moly?)
I think it's lovely.
Well done!!!

MITZI said...

I love it! Is it a one size fits all? I'd like to have one, only in large. hint, hint, I'll pay for the materials. hint, hint, --Sis :)

Tracy said...

I love it!!! I wish I had one just like it... so fun:)

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