Instructables: exploring - living - apron http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:19:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 Conversion: Instructables Apron to Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Conversion-Instructables-Apron-to-Pouch/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:53:22 PDT
Robot-Bagapron http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Bagapron/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 14:53:45 PDT
Make an X-back work apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-X-back-work-apron/
Make an X-back work apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/OOPT/HU1HR83J/F65OOPTHU1HR83J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/OOPT/HU1HR83J/F65OOPTHU1HR83J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/OOPT/HU1HR83J/F65OOPTHU1HR83J.SMALL.jpg susan_k This instructable is on how to convert and old, outdated or shapeless denim/canavs dress into a more useful and contemporary cross-back apron. Easy to put on,easy to take off, no strings, snaps or buckles to mess with.  Sourcing your material Thrift stores/charity shops are inundated with yards...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:09:12 PDT
Men's Dress Shirt into a Tie... and apron! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mens-Dress-Shirt-into-a-Tie-and-apron/
Men's Dress Shirt into a Tie... and apron! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/J4W0/HOSVZVR3/FTKJ4W0HOSVZVR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/J4W0/HOSVZVR3/FTKJ4W0HOSVZVR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/J4W0/HOSVZVR3/FTKJ4W0HOSVZVR3.SMALL.jpg neeebs So my boyfriend had a dress shirt he never wore and told me I could make something out of it if I wanted to. So we looked up stuff and the most popular was an apron or skirt... they all looked like good ideas but nothing I would ever wear. So I looked at the shirt and asked if he would wear it as a ...
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 21:22:42 PST
No Sew Splash-proof Tunic (Long Or Short) http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Splash-proof-Tunic-Long-Or-Short/
No Sew Splash-proof Tunic (Long Or Short) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/1T6M/HLJUGQ47/FXQ1T6MHLJUGQ47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/1T6M/HLJUGQ47/FXQ1T6MHLJUGQ47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/1T6M/HLJUGQ47/FXQ1T6MHLJUGQ47.SMALL.jpg Will_Tingle Multi-purpose plastic tunic, ideal for art, or fancy dress. I made this in 2 hours, including working out why to do, taking photos and typing this instrucatable as I went; without having to do those things, I'd be surprised if you couldn't knock this out in less than an hour. I needed a tunic styl...
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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 17:37:15 PDT
Reusing an Old Fold-up Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusing-an-old-fold-up-chair/
Reusing an Old Fold-up Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/TN2H/HJKBVHK1/FC7TN2HHJKBVHK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/TN2H/HJKBVHK1/FC7TN2HHJKBVHK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/TN2H/HJKBVHK1/FC7TN2HHJKBVHK1.SMALL.jpg wrenchmonster Everyone probably has one of these old fold up camping chairs laying around or seen them in the garbage.  I decided to take this one into the shop to see what I could reuse. Disassemble the old chair Disassemble the old chair.  I ran into a couple of aluminum rivets I had to drill out and that wa...
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 00:36:09 PDT
Pillow Case Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Pillow-Case-Apron/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 19:40:58 PDT
Vendor Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Vendor-Apron/
Vendor Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3EP0/HIF0FQ8M/FJK3EP0HIF0FQ8M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3EP0/HIF0FQ8M/FJK3EP0HIF0FQ8M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3EP0/HIF0FQ8M/FJK3EP0HIF0FQ8M.SMALL.jpg Emmy2786 This school year, my Drama Club sold balloon animals at a festival at our school.  I had to come up with a way for my students to carry their hand pumps, balloons, and store their money.  I came up with the idea of using 3-pocket, short aprons, much like what a waitress or a vendor would wear.  They...
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:11:37 PDT
recycled vintage apron http://www.instructables.com/id/recycled-vintage-apron/
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Mon, 27 May 2013 20:48:22 PDT
Suit Apron! http://www.instructables.com/id/Suit-Apron/
Suit Apron! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/ABRT/HG85CSW0/FZKABRTHG85CSW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/ABRT/HG85CSW0/FZKABRTHG85CSW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/ABRT/HG85CSW0/FZKABRTHG85CSW0.SMALL.jpg iluvtyedye84 Hey!  fun way to upcycle an old suit that has no use anymore! Great for dads who like to grill outdoors! its a very simple project too! Supplies First thing is to gather some supplies! Chalk Suit Sewing machine or by hand if you prefer Thread with color that matches your suit Old suit jacket S...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 23:26:59 PDT
mobius apron http://www.instructables.com/id/mobius-apron/
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Mon, 25 Mar 2013 21:37:00 PDT
Tincloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Tincloth/
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 18:20:39 PST
Dish Soap Apron And Dish Soap Recipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Dish-Soap-Apron-And-Dish-Soap-Recipe/
Dish Soap Apron And Dish Soap Recipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/PS09/HAQ2ZQPY/F0VPS09HAQ2ZQPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/PS09/HAQ2ZQPY/F0VPS09HAQ2ZQPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/PS09/HAQ2ZQPY/F0VPS09HAQ2ZQPY.SMALL.jpg sunshiine I have been looking at ingredients in homemade soaps and have been reading the comments from readers who have tried them. Almost everyone agreed the dishes came clean, but the soaps had low suds and the solutions were runny. Some people complained that the soap left a residue on the dishes. Others l...
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Tue, 15 Jan 2013 10:12:49 PST
Appliqued Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Appliqued-Apron/
Appliqued Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QCHL/H7S579HA/FKEQCHLH7S579HA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QCHL/H7S579HA/FKEQCHLH7S579HA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/QCHL/H7S579HA/FKEQCHLH7S579HA.SMALL.jpg Dr. P This is why I throw NOTHING away! This project combines recycling (the denim), photo play, and needlework to create a simple but fun apron. Materials Denim (reclaimed from a 20-year-old dress, well-worn but not at all flattering) White sheeting (left over from making a bed skirt) Batting (just a ...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 17:37:34 PDT
Tighten Your Apron Neck Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Tighten-Your-Apron-Neck-Strap/
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Mon, 20 Aug 2012 15:11:44 PDT
A vintage apron inspiration http://www.instructables.com/id/A-vingtage-apron-inspiration/
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Sat, 28 Jul 2012 18:11:37 PDT
decorating an apron with machine embroidery http://www.instructables.com/id/decorating-an-apron-with-machine-embroidery/
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 23:01:27 PDT
Say goodbye t-shirt and hello apron (with just a pair of scissors)! http://www.instructables.com/id/Say-goodbye-t-shirt-and-hello-apron-with-just-a-p/
Say goodbye t-shirt and hello apron (with just a pair of scissors)! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/DSF1/H3W4TOYA/FY0DSF1H3W4TOYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/DSF1/H3W4TOYA/FY0DSF1H3W4TOYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/DSF1/H3W4TOYA/FY0DSF1H3W4TOYA.SMALL.jpg kcli Imagine...with just a few snips you can be wearing your favorite t-shirt as a functional apron each time you work on an instructables project.  Create the apron neckline *Cut from the front of the armpit, around the collar, and back down the front of the other armpit.  *If there is anything on ...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 16:44:19 PDT
Shabby Chic Slouch Apron from a Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Shabby-Chic-Slouch-Apron-from-a-Skirt/
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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 16:20:03 PDT
Put a Bird On It! | Portlandia Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Put-a-Bird-On-It-Portlandia-Apron/
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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 18:11:50 PDT
Apron for the Gardener http://www.instructables.com/id/Apron-for-the-Gardener/
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Sat, 12 May 2012 11:54:51 PDT
Free Sewing Pattern - How to make a Halloween Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Sewing-Pattern-How-to-make-a-Halloween-Apr/
Free Sewing Pattern - How to make a Halloween Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/EO4B/H1YOK8GG/F9KEO4BH1YOK8GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/EO4B/H1YOK8GG/F9KEO4BH1YOK8GG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/EO4B/H1YOK8GG/F9KEO4BH1YOK8GG.SMALL.jpg Love to Sew Studio Autumn time means more time in the kitchen baking. You will need a cute Halloween apron for that. This apron is so easy to sew you can stitch it up in one hour.  http://www.lovetosew.com/halloweenapron.htm For this project you will need: apron base 15"x30" apron bottom 7"x30" ties (2) 4...
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Tue, 8 May 2012 12:18:35 PDT
Learn to Sew a Quick and Easy Halloween Apron with Love to Sew http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-to-Sew-a-Quick-and-Easy-Halloween-Apron-with/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/ERY4/H1JUJV1C/FFLERY4H1JUJV1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/ERY4/H1JUJV1C/FFLERY4H1JUJV1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/ERY4/H1JUJV1C/FFLERY4H1JUJV1C.SMALL.jpg Love to Sew Studio Love to sew presents - How to make a quick and easy Halloween apron. The autumn season means time in the kitchen for baking. With just a few straight stitches, zigzag stitches, and the right fabric you can make this adorable Halloween apron. It's easy to sew, fun to make, and you can even change you...
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Mon, 7 May 2012 13:04:05 PDT
Up-Cycle Shop/Gardening/Craft Apron From Bib Overalls (no sew directions at end) http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycle-ShopGardeningCraft-Apron-From-Bib-Overa/
Up-Cycle Shop/Gardening/Craft Apron From Bib Overalls (no sew directions at end) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/XS7X/H0FLBKWR/FWZXS7XH0FLBKWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/XS7X/H0FLBKWR/FWZXS7XH0FLBKWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/XS7X/H0FLBKWR/FWZXS7XH0FLBKWR.SMALL.jpg MaryT8M A while back BLKHAWK asked for an Instructable for a "Manly Shop Apron" on the Instructables Forums, so that got me to thinking (anyone smell smoke???) about a way to upcycle something I already had here.  My daughter left a pair of bib overalls when she moved to her own place. I wanted to figure ou...
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Wed, 4 Apr 2012 14:50:05 PDT
Divine Apron (reversible!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Divine-Apron-reversible/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2012 06:18:23 PST
Thanksgiving Apron From Old Pants and Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Thanksgiving-Apron-From-Old-Pants-and-Scraps/
Thanksgiving Apron From Old Pants and Scraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/AYM8/GV8UU8EC/FA0AYM8GV8UU8EC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/AYM8/GV8UU8EC/FA0AYM8GV8UU8EC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/AYM8/GV8UU8EC/FA0AYM8GV8UU8EC.SMALL.jpg Very Interesting Ok, I'm not a great cook, but with this apron, I look like one! Materials Fabric scraps - try to use fall colors with lots of pattern on them. 1 Pant leg from pants that fit you. Do not use stretch jeans. 1 men's shirt collar 1 Red fabric scrap Scissors Black buttons Needle & Thread Decorative bu...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2011 16:22:56 PST
Vendor Apron from Pillowcase Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Vendor-Apron-from-Pillowcase-Tutorial/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2011 13:31:03 PDT
How to sew a cute oven mitt/glove - Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sew-a-cute-oven-mittglove-Easy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/PIWI/GMX1RPQB/F8GPIWIGMX1RPQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/PIWI/GMX1RPQB/F8GPIWIGMX1RPQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/PIWI/GMX1RPQB/F8GPIWIGMX1RPQB.SMALL.jpg Ase0esA .
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Sun, 1 May 2011 10:07:14 PDT
Old Dress to New Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Dress-to-New-Apron/
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Sun, 5 Dec 2010 19:37:25 PST
Duct Tape Robot Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Robot-Apron/
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Sun, 21 Nov 2010 01:30:30 PST
Super cute Apron!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-cute-Apron/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/UXEU/GEVZM8MX/F9MUXEUGEVZM8MX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/UXEU/GEVZM8MX/F9MUXEUGEVZM8MX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/UXEU/GEVZM8MX/F9MUXEUGEVZM8MX.SMALL.jpg Ase0esA Here's how to sew a super cute Apron! Enjoy!
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Mon, 4 Oct 2010 22:50:07 PDT
Speedy T-shirt into Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Speedy-T-shirt-into-Apron/
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Sun, 15 Aug 2010 14:06:43 PDT
Sun Print Wall Hanging http://www.instructables.com/id/Sun-Print-Wall-Hanging/
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Mon, 2 Aug 2010 15:14:54 PDT
Convert an apron into a tote bag in an hour! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-an-apron-into-a-tote-bag-in-an-hour/
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Thu, 22 Jul 2010 09:53:18 PDT
2 yards away from the apron of your dreams http://www.instructables.com/id/2-yards-away-from-the-apron-of-your-dreams/
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Thu, 8 Jul 2010 13:56:52 PDT
Sew a Unique Coffee Bag Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Sew-a-Unique-Coffee-Bag-Apron/
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Thu, 4 Mar 2010 10:40:04 PST
Adorable Apron in 10 Minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Adorable-Apron-in-10-Minutes/
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Mon, 16 Nov 2009 10:49:56 PST
Jeans Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeans-Apron/
Jeans Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/YW8Q/G0KQKRMV/FC9YW8QG0KQKRMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/YW8Q/G0KQKRMV/FC9YW8QG0KQKRMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/YW8Q/G0KQKRMV/FC9YW8QG0KQKRMV.SMALL.jpg Very Interesting Use an old pair of jeans, and your favorite garage-sale material to make a fun, easy apron. Materials Scissiors1 pair of jeans1 yard of material (be really green and use an old shirt with a great pattern!)Needle & threadRazor Blade, or good seam ripper(Just a disclaimer....I didn't invent this.  ...
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Sun, 11 Oct 2009 14:29:09 PDT
The Mario Bros. apron http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Mario-Bros-apron/
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Mon, 5 Oct 2009 13:11:46 PDT
Kid Craft – Kids Pocket Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-Craft-8211-Kids-Pocket-Apron/
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Wed, 5 Aug 2009 02:50:52 PDT
Box Pleat Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-Pleat-Apron/
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Sun, 17 May 2009 19:35:15 PDT
Waterproof Tablecloth Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Tablecloth-Apron/
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Mon, 11 May 2009 23:46:15 PDT
No-Sew Duct Tape Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Duct-Tape-Apron/
No-Sew Duct Tape Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/G9HC/FTY4BZB1/F2MG9HCFTY4BZB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/G9HC/FTY4BZB1/F2MG9HCFTY4BZB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/G9HC/FTY4BZB1/F2MG9HCFTY4BZB1.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Make this handy vinyl apron with absolutely no sewing involved! Once again, Duct Tape is the hero in this story, so I introduce to you: The Taperon! This project is so fun and easy, it's a great thing to do with the kids! They'll love wearing the aprons they made and designed with their own hands....
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Mon, 27 Apr 2009 09:36:05 PDT
How to sew an adjustable chef's apron http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sew-an-adjustable-chefs-apron/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2008 10:33:07 PDT
How to Make an Apron out of Old Jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Apron-out-of-Old-Jeans/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2008 11:00:57 PDT
How to do an apron using an old shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-do-an-apron-using-an-old-shirt/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2008 04:54:07 PST
Quick and Fun Apron Made from Two Dish Towels http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Fun-Apron-Made-from-Two-Dish-Towels/
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Mon, 16 Jul 2007 22:56:54 PDT
Craft Buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Craft-Buddy/
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Sun, 15 Jul 2007 22:32:45 PDT
Multi Media Apron http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Media-Apron/
Multi Media Apron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/RMJT/F45H8KJX/FNVRMJTF45H8KJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/RMJT/F45H8KJX/FNVRMJTF45H8KJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/RMJT/F45H8KJX/FNVRMJTF45H8KJX.SMALL.jpg MaritLeTieg This is an intruction how to sew a Multi Media Apron like I made for the Sew Useful contest.Material List: - Cotton fabric- Thread- Hoop and loop tape- Scissors, Sewing machine, Iron Step 1 Fold the fabric in the middle and cut out following pieces: 1 apron 2 pockets and a small pocket for MP3 p...
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Sun, 15 Jul 2007 09:51:11 PDT
Forget me not utility apron with timer, sewuseful! http://www.instructables.com/id/Forget-me-not-utility-apron-with-timer%2c-sewuseful!/
Forget me not utility apron with timer, sewuseful! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/P0XL/F44CIGS6/F7FP0XLF44CIGS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/P0XL/F44CIGS6/F7FP0XLF44CIGS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/P0XL/F44CIGS6/F7FP0XLF44CIGS6.SMALL.jpg minmade Often when I'm baking, I'll walk away from the kitchen and get started on something else - cleaning, sewing, gardening, napping - while still wearing my apron. This means that I usually can't hear the kitchen timer beeping to signal that my baked goods are ready, so they burn. Boohoo! I made this...
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Sat, 14 Jul 2007 17:43:36 PDT