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Butterfly Fabric Bowls

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Butterfly Fabric Bowls

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Use zig-zag stitch on sewing machine

Pattern Description:

Get started on your summer decorating and gift-making! This pdf format pattern is for a set of 3 original design fabric bowls. This set of 3 bowls fits into a fat quarter (18" x 21" piece of fabric). Two contrasting pieces of fabric are used which make the bowls reversible. Other materials required are very heavy interfacing and embroidery thread.

These unusual butterfly-shaped fabric bowls are a perfect gift or decorating accent for your home. They are ideal for holding breads or rolls, snacks, candy, or filled with scented goodies. They also make great gifts, either by themselves or filled with cookies, tea and coffee, etc.

They are fun to make, and can be embellished with decorative stitching, trim, beads, etc.,--whatever you like to add as your own special touch.

The pattern contains complete written instructions with photographs as well as actual size pattern pieces.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Large butterfly bowl - 9 " wide x 4" high Hexagon bowl - 9" wide x 4" high Square bowl - 7" x 7" x 1 3/4" high

Materials:

  • Sewing machine with 5.0mm wide zig-zag stitch
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Posterboard, cardboard, or plastic template
  • 2 contrasting fat quarters (2 pieces cotton fabric approx. 18" x 21"
  • 18" heavy 2-sided fusible interfacing, e.g. Peltex(r) 2-sided Fusible Ultra Firm Stabilizer or fast2fuse(r) Heavyweight Interfacing
  • 18" heavy interfacing, e.g. TimtexTM Heavyweight and 1 yd. fusible web

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 14 machine needle
  • Machine embroidery thread, e.g. Coats and Clark 40 wt. Trilobal Polyester D75 or Sulky(r) 40 wt Rayon 943
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$9.00

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I have always loved beautiful fabric and interesting shapes. For the last several years I have been creating original design purses, scarves, and fabric bowls using fabric that is fun as well as ...

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