A few months ago Judith Norman contacted me and asked if I would be interested in contributing an apron for her new adventure ... I Heart Aprons, an enhanced e-book for her new web site Craft. Chat. Eat. I jumped on the chance and the rest is history! Here's info on Judith's site, the e-book and a closer look at the apron I contributed ... so, Come Check It Out!
CRAFT. CHAT. EAT. – WEB TV FOR CREATIVE LIVING PUBLISHES
I ♥ APRONS: 10 “MAKE IT PRETTY” SEW & NO SEW APRON PROJECTS
“There’s something about aprons,” said I ♥ Aprons’™ creator, editor and video producer, Judith Norman. “The sight of them invokes warm childhood memories. Putting one on stimulates a woman’s confidence. And, making aprons is a great way to learn how to sew, enrich your creativity, or just relax.”
I ♥ Aprons™ provides readers with downloadable patterns, helpful illustrations, and three video tutorials: The Dish Towel Apron ft. Sew Crafty Kids (sponsored by Coats & Clark); I ♥ Aprons’™ cover look – The Pillowcase Apron w/Fabric Collage Hem (sponsored by Aurifil); and How to Apply Crochet Edging to Fabric (sponsored by Red Heart Yarns). Additional I ♥ Aprons™ sponsor support came from the online store, WoolFeltCentral.com.
“I ♥ Aprons™ has projects for everyone, regardless of sewing and crafting experience,” said Judith Norman. We’re really excited about I ♥ Aprons’™ Apron pattern and video tutorial introduces apron-making to a new generation of sewers.”
I ♥ Aprons’™ contributing creative blogger designers include: Melony Bradley (Melony Bradley Designs), Shannon Clark (Little Kids Grow), Angelina Frachiolla (JoJoand Eloise),Charlotte and Jessie Mae Frachiolla (Sew Crafty Kids); EllynAnne Geisel (Apron Memories), Megan Hunt (Princess Lasertron), Judith Norman (Craft. Chat. Eat.), Emeline Seet(Scrapvilla), Cynthia Shaffer (Cynthia Shaffer), and Lisa Tutman-Oglesby (celebrate CREATIVITY). I ♥ Aprons™ features illustrations by Rufus Norman (Art By Rufus).
I ♥ Aprons™ the enhanced e-book will be available – for free – Tuesday, September 10, 2013, exclusively at www.craftchateat.com in formats suitable for iPad, iPhone, Kindle, Nook, Sony, android devices, desktop computers, and laptops.
A printed perfect bound I ♥ Aprons™ book with a DVD featuring the three video tutorials can be purchased exclusively from www.craftchateat.com for $26.99, plus shipping and handling.
Craft. Chat. Eat. – Web TV for Creative Living (www.craftchateat.com) is an online network schedule to launch in late 2013 with original, professionally produced, long-form crafts, DIY, and cooking lifestyle webseries.
For more information about I ♥ Aprons™, contact Judith Norman at firstname.lastname@example.org
Here are a few details of the apron I contributed ... The instructions to make this apron are right there in the I Heart Aprons e-book!
Included on the e-book are video's instructing you on how to crochet the little edge around this apron.
Just close up details of the linen pocket and embroidery.
And a little word perferctly places at the waistband!
Hope you'll check out the full tutorial and instructions in I Heart Aprons, the enhanced e-book.