Saturday, October 2, 2010

Halloween Tablecloth

I just finished my
Halloween Tablecloth
for my dining room.
It looks so bright and cheery in my dining area.
I used three different pieces of fabric.
The center is one piece with stripes of various colors and designs.
The edge is two different pieces of fabric.
Black and a orange print (can't see the print in the picture)

I have sewed for over 50 years
(yes, it tells you how old I am)
I started young!
But I haven't done a lot of mitered corners
So I had to refresh my memory on how to do them.
My Tablecloth
is a beautiful cheery colorful
Halloween
accent to my dining room
Because of the selection of fabric I used
I could use this tablecloth
throughout the Harvest Season.
I will be visiting the following Blog Friends this week
Under The Table Dreaming
The DIY Show Off
Cottage Instincts/Make It 4 Monday
Celebrating Autumn/My Blessed Life
A Strol Thru Life/Tabletop Tuesday
Coastal Charm/Nifty Thrifty Tuesday
The DIY Show Off
Todays Creative Blog/Get Your Craft On
House of Grace/Twice Owned Tuesday
Quiltstory/Fabric Tuesday
Trendy Tree House/ Blog Hop
Someday Crafts
Blue Cricket Designs
Cheap Chic Home/Fabric Fun Thursday
Shabby Chic Cottage/Transformation Thursdays
Fireflies and Jellybeans/Show Your Stuff Party
Beyond The Picket Fence/Under $100
504 Main/Tickled Pink Friday
It's So Very Cheri/Weekend Wrap-up
Perfectly Imperfect/Style Feature
Funky Junk
A Little Lovely/Saturday Sore'
Tatertots and Jello/Weekend Wrap-Up
Under The Table Dreaming/Sunday Showcase
DIY Show-Off

21 comments:

  1. Its absolutely gorgeous.....fabulous job:)


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  2. Oh it is gorgeous. I sew all the time, however not tablecloths. This is such a wonderful idea. Your fabrics are fabulous. I love the design. Hugs, Marty

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  3. When I saw "tablecloth", I had to click right over. You did a great job. It kind of has an African vibe, too. (I've been sewing for 40 yrs.!)

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  4. Beautiful table cloth! Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving a comment :)

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  5. I love your tablecloth! Did you use a pattern or does your experience take care of that part? Your combinations are great! Wow! I didn't know babies could start sewing. ;)

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  6. Very pretty...Your sewing days have me beat by only a few years!

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  7. Wow, it turned out beautiful. Great job!
    I'd love for you to check out my giveaway going on now! http://alittleknickknack.blogspot.com/2010/10/felt-headband-giveaway.html
    Have a great day!

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  8. I love the table cloth! Awesome work.
    Happy Tuesday

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  9. Gorgeous tablecloth! That striped fabric is wonderful, and the border colors really set it off perfectly!

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  10. I love this table cloth. You picked beautiful colors. I wish I knew how to sew!

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  11. Thanks so much for linking this post to TTT. Your tablecloth is truly stunning and your centerpiece is lovely. Hugs, Marty

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  12. Very pretty girl...you did an awesome job on this...Hugs and smiles Gl♥ria

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  13. I love your table cloth. It turned out great.

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  14. Hi. I'm your newest follower from the Wednesday link up. Lovely blog:) You can find me at www.bouffeebambini.blogspot.com

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  15. This is beautiful!!!

    Thanks for sharing it with us.

    blessings

    barbara jean

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  16. GEORGOUS!!! We "finally" acquired a table that seats us all...but it is 4 foot by 8 foot and really ugly. I have all these fun Autumn tablecloths and was trying to gifure out how to sue some for borders and do something like you did. I hadnt even thought about funky corners. I dont sew at all or even own a sewing machine ...I am in awe of you:)

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  17. very fun tablecloth. Thanks for linking at quiltstory.

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  18. It does stand out from the white and adds warmth. So pretty. Lucky you. jo at sunnyside

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  19. Beautiful job and how bright and fun!! You can come whip one up for us!! Thanks so much for linking it up, Karie! -shaunna :)

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  20. So pretty and Halloweeny! You did a fantastic job! Thanks for linking to tickled pink.

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