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Paisley Drink Covers

Source: Martha Stewart Living, July 2007

Introduction

Summer sips entice everybody -- even insects. These covers, above, prettified with bandanna-style paisleys, can keep them out.

materials

  • Disappearing-ink fabric pen

  • Handkerchief

  • Embroidery floss

  • Sewing kit

  • Beads

steps

  1. With a disappearing-ink fabric pen, print the template for this pattern, and trace onto a handkerchief. Embroider with two shades of embroidery floss, using a chain stitch on lines and French knots on dots. To keep the covers from blowing away, sew on beads.

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