Oh Little Puffs of Dandelion,
Your mama’s current stash of fabric napkins is somewhat sad-looking, and very plain. With Ramadhan less than 4 months away, it would be nice to have some *new* fabric napkins to bring out!
For absolutely no particular reason, it seems that Jumada al-Awwal is a good time to start that fabric napkin challenge sew-along I mentioned last week (LookBook Fabric Napkin Inspiration).
Readers are invited to participate. Comment that you will be joining us. And update us on your progress. Photos add a nice touch.
The Sew-Along starts next Monday! This will give you time to get your self, your supplies, and your schedules in order.
Here are all the pretty details:
30-Day Fabric Napkin Sew-Along
Start Date :: 10 Jumada Al-Awwal (Mon Apr 2)
Ending Date :: 10 Jumada Al-Akhir (Tue May 1)
Project :: Fabric Napkins sewn by hand or machine
Patterns & Instructions :: Use your own, or one of these
√ Napkin Template (Windy Hill Designs) — make your own pattern
Simple Napkin Template (diy Maven) — sizes for lunch and dinner napkins
√ Stitch a Dinner Napkin (Stitch and Boots) — super easy sewing method
Napkin Tutorial (Split Hemz) — napkins with mitered corners
Linen Napkin Tutorial (Design Mom) — another mitered corner napkin
Share Your Project :: Whether you blog, tweet, facebook or not, click the comment link on this post and leave us a line or two (or a whole paragraph) about your project. We are most interested in your napkin-tales!
May Allah give you success in this and all your homemaking endeavors!