Monday, December 10, 2012

Summer Apron...

isn't it lovely
when you get to the end of a little list
the last item
gets a big tick.
this summer apron
has got the tick of approval from it's new owner
so i'm happy too.
blue skies and sunshine
are the essence of summer
don't you think?
...not to mention
sprigs of fresh green with tiny red buds...
how could i not be energised
sewing this sweet combination of fabrics?
the details make sewing fun...
cute buttons & a bit of selvedge
ric rac trim
'if' embroidery tag
all wrapped up in a bow!
tailored to fit
a standard sized dining room chair..hehe!
i'm hoping this sweet monday
is the start of a sunny week for you all...
naturally Carol xox


  1. Oh Carol, it is gorgeous!! Love the pretty prints, especially the polka dots! xo Heather

  2. oh, it's lovely! Reminds me I wanted to make little kitchen helper aprons for my girls for Christmas this year. I love your yellows! xx

  3. This is really pretty and summery! I agree - you'd have no choice but to be cheerful when working with something like this!
    Happy Monday,
    Sarah xx

  4. Sooo pretty! I love dotty fabric. Enjoyed our girlie talk yesterday... :) love Jillxx

  5. I love those colours, so fresh and happy :) I've been meaning to sew an apron for myself for ages, this is a good reminder!

  6. Those fabrics look so lovely together!

  7. The apron is gorgeous and ever so happy. Great choice of fabrics together.

  8. Beautiful apron Carol - is the pattern your own design? I love the clothespin style apron! I haven't seen it quite like you have made it before, love!

  9. It does look totally Summery Carol and it's also one of my favourite colour combinations. Such a pretty little piece, too nice to get dirty kitchen marks on it... maybe a good one for display only! xo

  10. Carol, this is beautiful! Such attention to detail with the ric rac and buttons and a gorgeous combination of fabrics. Wishing you a wonderful week ahead x

  11. I love the beautiful colours of this apron! Blue and yellow go so well together :)


  12. Wow end of your list ...I am at the top of to the post office in the am with your goodies. xxx

  13. It's totally adorable and I love the colours (of course) x maria

  14. Truly gorgeous - those pretty bright colours have warmed my day!

  15. Oh Carol, that is the most gorgeous apron ever!

  16. What a darling apron ~ so "springy" and cheerful.

  17. Fantastic fabric combo, I'm inspired!


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