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3 cm) doublefold hem. Stitch close to the inner fold. 5 cm) double-fold hem. Stitch close to the inner fold. Repeat for the other short end. 5 cm) intervals. 5 Beginning on the right end, fold the fabric at the first marks and align the fold to the hemmed edge; pin, using silk pins. 5 cm) knife pleat just behind the first one. 5 cm) knife pleats to the other end. Adjust spacing as necessary to fit the towel. Press the pleats. Baste pleats in place along the cut edge. 6 Pin the pleated strip to the towel, aligning the lower edges.
040-067 26/04/2006 9:11 PM Page 60 DELUXE LINEN NAPKINS MATERIALS Why match when you can mix? Each dinner napkin in (For one napkin) this set has a different colored border. 35 m) linen, bright color matched set instead, or supersize the instructions and Fabric marking pen or pencil Thread Hand-sewing needle, optional make a bordered tablecloth. Give a set to your host, to a bride and groom, or to anyone who loves to set a beautiful table. FINISHED SIZE: 18" (46 CM) SQUARE. 5 × 56 cm) These dimensions include 1 ⁄ 4" (6 mm) seam allowances.
040-067 26/04/2006 9:11 PM Page 53 DESIGNER’S TIP 7 5 Stitch the tape to the skirt, stitching in the crease of the first fold. Wrap the tape to the wrong side, encasing the raw edges. Pin the tape, with the fold just covering the stitching line. Slipstitch the fold in place. Beginning at the end of one tie, topstitch close to the folds of the tape, continuing the stitching above the skirt to the end of the other tie. 5 cm) lengths. Cut the ribbons into five 9" (23 cm) lengths. Group a sheer ribbon, a satin ribbon, and a pearl string, and hand-tack them together at both ends and at the center.
Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Cabinets & Countertops: How to Customize Your Home with Cabinetry by Editors of Cool Springs Press