Draw a line
connecting the marks. The area under the
line will become the bottom of the basket.
template within the top of the shape, leaving about
2" of space between the top edge of the
design and the top edge of the fabric.
center point and the horizontal and vertical
Smooth the fabric on top
and hoop the fabric and stabilizer together, aligning
the marks on the hoop with the marks on the fabric.
Move the hoop so the needle
is right over the center point on the design.
Embroider the design.
You can also
embroider this side of the basket if you
like -- mark the fabric just as you did for
the first side, and embroider the design.
fabric pieces along the top edges of the side
pieces, right sides together.Pin in place,
and sew a 1/2" seam along the top edge only.
Lay the side pieces on top, right sides
facing up. Cut around the shapes of the front and back
Use an iron to activate the interfacing.
Sew a 1/2"
seam along the side and bottom edges only.
Draw an 8"
line across the fabric, perpendicular to the
seam, along each corner.
Sew a seam across the
lines. Trim each corner leaving 1/2" excess.
Then, turn the fabric
right side out.
pieces right sides together, pin in place. Sew a 1/2" seam along one of the long
the long folded edges wrong sides together,
and pin.Sew a 1/4" seam along the folded
Allow the raw
ends of the handles to extend about 1/2"
past the edge of of the fabric.
Pin in place.
pieces right sides together and pin in
the bottom just as you did earlier: Align
the side seams with the bottom seam, draw
the lines, sew across the lines, and trim
Pin in place.
Sew a 1/2" seam along the top edge leaving
about 8" open at the back.
fabric of the opening in 1/2" to the wrong
side and pin.
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