Retro Kitchen Set

There is an old saying that red and green should never be seen together, but this lime-green and red fruit-embellished tea towel and apron set is sure to make you want to combine them.
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There is an old saying that red and green should never be seen together, but this lime-green and red fruit-embellished tea towel and apron set is sure to make you want to combine them. Using store-bought tea towels as the base fabric simplifies the project, and the vivid applique details and handstitching will brighten any kitchen.

Details
Finished Size: Apron is 19¼" at widest point × 27½" long (49 × 70 cm) and is adjustable with tie. Towels are 19¼" wide × 26¾" long (49 × 68 cm).  

Fabric Requirements:

See Notes for more fabric information.

— Three 19 1/4" × 27 1/2" (49 × 70 cm) tea towels (Main; shown: white waffle weave) or 123 yd (1.2 m) of 45" (114.5 cm) wide cotton towelling fabric

— 1 fat eighth each of 2 different colors of tonal or solid fabric (A and B; shown: deep orange and red)

— 1 fat eighth of print fabric (C; shown: green and white)

— 1 fat quarter plus an 8" (20.5 cm) square or 3/4 yd (69 cm) of print fabric (D; shown: green and yellow)

— 8" (20.5 cm) square of tonal or solid fabric (E; shown: green)

— 5" (12.5 cm) square of print fabric (F; shown: red and white)

— 2" (5 cm) square of a different print fabric in same or similar color as previous listing (G; shown: red-on-red print)

See project for complete supply list and notions.  

Originally Published: Stitch, Summer 2011 

SKU: EP4581

Author/Speaker/Editor: Jennifer Reynolds

Format: eProject