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Patchwork tweed blanket

This blanket is made from an assortment of old clothes, leftover fabric and samples of Harris tweed picked up on a visit to the Hebrides, off the coast of Scotland. The use of the tweed results in a beautiful, warm blanket full of holiday memories.

Time needed: A long weekend.

You will need:

Fabric

Fabric scissors

Iron and board

Measuring tape

Needle and thread

Pinking shears

Sewing machine

Straight pins

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Select contrasting fabric of the same weight. The idea is to use up rags and unwanted pieces of fabric, so old clothes ...

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