Bluework Floral Towel

By  Mary Ayres 

Wipe away your dishwashing blues with this pretty dishtowel accent in classic blue and white.

  • Bluework Floral Towel
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  • Blue Chambray stripe tea towel
  • White fabric doily with crocheted or lace edge, 8” square
  • Blue satin ribbon, 1/4”-wide, 5/8 yd. (optional)
  • Blue embroidery floss, 1 skein


  • Needle and white thread

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, safety pin

Pattern - Bluework Floral Towel

  • 1. Print and cut out pattern.
  • 2. Transfer pattern to doily. Use one strand of floss to stem stitch design.
  • 3. If applicable, use safety pin to weave ribbon through openings in edge, beginning and ending at back. Trim ribbon ends to 1/4" and whipstitch ends together.
  • 4. Pin doily diagonally to center front of dish towel. Sew doily to towel with invisible stitch.
  • Tip
  • 1. Nearly any size or shape doily will work for this project. Just adjust the pattern size to fit the center.