Friday, June 29, 2012

Fabric Friday Challenge #1

Welcome to Fabric Friday Challenge #1

Starts now [29 June 2012]
Ends at 8PM [U.S. EST] Thursday, 05 July 2012 

Challenge Requirements:

- Post any project (as long as you use material somewhere on it and ribbon alone does not count) of your choice (no back linking, please) & link up by 7/05/12

- Post as many projects as you want that fit the criteria

- Make sure my blinkie is up on your sidebar (you will find it HERE), and your blog post entry for your project is linked back to (http://www.mycraftingchannel.com/2012/06/fabric-friday-challenge-1.html)

- MUST Leave a comment here

HAVE FUN & spread the word!

This week I had hope to open the first challenge with a quilt. However, my grandson did not want me quilting so I did not. Today while at Joanns we picked up a kids apron. My grandson has 2 here. One from Home Depot and one from Lowes. He always wants to wear them when we are crafting. I want let him because they give out badges etc that you put on the aprons and we want to keep them just for that.

When we came home he looked through some of my Embroidery files and picked out what he wanted. Well what he wanted out of the files I let him choose from. lol  When my GF was here last week I played with a Owl applique design and found it to be much easier than I had imagined. So that is what I wanted to play with today. I just love how easy it is to have the machine do all the work for you.



-The Monster at the top of the apron the C is material and the rest embroidery.
-The Paint Brush handle is material with the rest being embroidery.
-The Artist Palette is material with the paint dots are embroidery


I still need more practice on trimming the material before it does the final satin stitch around the material. I will get there one day. Thank God I have a child who loves it and does not see the mistakes.

Recipe:
Canvas Apron
Embroidery Thread
Scrap Material
School is Cool Applique by Bunnycup.com
Monster Mash Alpha Applique by Bunnycup.com 

Entering in the following challenges:
HIMCR #52 - Freestyle






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