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By Adele P. Margolis

This profusely illustrated primer in trend making is superb for growing stylish garments in addition to lovely necklines, wallet, and sleeves. Nationally acclaimed stitching specialist Adele Margolis presents basic, step by step instructions and greater than 1,000 illustrations for making outfits for paintings, domestic, and play — every thing from fashionable skirts, attire, and jackets to children's garments.

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K A B C H G F D E J 4. Using 6 strands of embroidery floss, sew the shamrock using a backstitch. MARCH­—St. Patrick’s Day Hat 33 Irish Apron MADE BY Angela Pingel • FINISHED SIZE: 23˝ × 231/2˝, with 29˝ sashing This apron is perfect for entertaining on St. Patrick’s Day! The sash is cleverly designed to look like a buckled belt, and the pleats give the apron a tartan flair. Pair it with a fabulous fabric and you have the recipe for a festive holiday. Erin Go Bragh! Materials and Supplies Paper-piecing pattern is on page CD18.

3. Position the ends of the handles on the right side of the bag exterior 4˝ from the side edges and 41/2˝ apart. Pin in place. 4. Place the bag exterior inside the lining, right sides facing, and stitch together around the top edge. 5. Turn the bag right side out through the gap in the lining and press the top edge of the bag so the lining sits neatly inside. 6. Topstitch around the top of the bag 1/4˝ from the edge. 7. Slipstitch the opening in the lining closed. APRIL—Umbrella 43 may Bicycle Ride PIECED BY Julianna Gasiorowska By May, spring has well and truly sprung.

Sew the 3˝ × 40˝ strips to both sides of the buckle using a 1/2˝ seam allowance. 36 Playful Little Paper-Pieced Projects 10. Match the center of the buckle strip with long sash into place, over the turned-under edge the center of the long sashing strip. Sew the of the buckle strip. long sashing strips to the top of the buckle strip, Apply adhesive strip to turned-under edge. right sides together, using a 1/2˝ seam allowance. Remove the foundation. 11. Match the center of the buckle strip with the center of the apron.

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