Friday, February 03, 2012

sew & tell v3.17 - a small finish is still a finish!



Hey friends! We've had a busy crazy week around here and even though I have 3 mini quilts almost finished, I didn't work on any of them.  We were busy celebrating brotherlouwho's 4th birthday so I made him a birthday shirt!

Really, these are so easy to make and fun to wear. 

I just made a template for the number, cut it out (All-Star Stripe from Riley Blake), used fusible hem tape to hold it in place and straight stitched around the edges.  It's a good thing it didn't take long, because I almost forgot to do it!

He wore it two days in a row and would have worn it all week had he not gotten it so dirty!                                                                       

Your turn to share!  Show us what you've got finished!
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1. Please write the post for sew & tell - or add a blurb mentioning sew & tell to a post written since the last sew & tell.  If you are linking to a post with your own tutorial, please make sure it was a finish from this week and that the completed project is shown first.
2. One linky per person. (please put multiple projects in one post.)
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Please put your (blog)name instead of your project name, it helps us get to know each other better!

6 crafty mcCrafters commented:

notes of sincerity said...

Happy 4th Birthday. What a fun year!
Such a cute shirt. :0)

Katie said...

How cute is he?! 4 is so much fun, happy birthday brotherlouwho!

Kim said...

Good golly...FOUR!!!!!! Happy Birthday little...I mean BIG boy :o) Cute shirt!!!!

Heather said...

Oh, so cute! :o)

Aunt Spicy said...

Happy 4th Birthday!!!!

Hello my friend! Hopefully soon I will be able to link up again...but sadly I just found out I have to get a new machine...sigh!

Rebecca Grace said...

What a terrific shirt idea! It's adorable!

I'm always a little envious on Sew and Tell Friday because I'm NEVER FINISHED!!! I need to mix in some short and sweet projects while I have this monster of a quilt in progress, just to encourage myself that I, too, can finish something! :-)

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