Celtic Knot Bread Towel

Materials

  • Green cotton fabric, 5”x10”
  • Woven natural muslin, 5”x10”
  • Recycled flour sack or bleached muslin, 16”x26”
  • Off-white sewing thread

Tools

  • Sewing machine
  • Glue stick

Basic Supplies

cardstock scrap, straight pins, fabric scissors, pencil, iron and ironing board

Directions

Size

  • 1. Size is 15"x24".

Celtic Towel

  • 1. Print out pattern. Glue pattern onto cardstock scrap for template. Trace template onto back side of green print material. Use fabric scissors to cut out pattern.
  • 2. For towel, press recycled flour sack or bleach muslin rectangle. Press 1/2” hem on longest edges. Open up pressed hem and fold edges in toward crease. Fold on crease and press again. Use medium-length straight stitch to stitch hem on long edges of towel.
  • 3. Press 1” hem on short ends. Open up pressed hem and fold edges in toward crease. Fold on crease and press again. Use medium-length straight stitch to stitch hem on short edges of towel.
  • 4. Press nubby muslin rectangle. Apply small amount of glue stick onto green pattern piece. Press onto muslin. Use medium-length, medium-sized zigzag stitch to stitch around edges of entire piece to appliqué.
  • 5. Using same stitch, stitch around each hole in design so all edges have been appliquéd to muslin rectangle.
  • 6. Position appliquéd piece approximately 2” from bottom edge of towel. Use straight pins to hold in place. Use short-length, wide-sized zigzag stitch to stitch around entire appliquéd piece to appliqué onto towel. Press entire piece to finish.
by Keri Lee Sereika

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/131/3fa4928d-fec9-4ea7-a972-54c98f74a37f.pdf



Celtic Knot Bread Towel
Celtic Knot Bread Towel