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By Alicia Grosso

Create appealing, average soaps with no leaving home!

Ever ask yourself what's particularly on your store-bought cleaning soap? when you commence making your personal cleaning soap, you'll by no means need to ask yourself back! The every thing Soapmaking booklet, third Edition is a complete consultant to creating all types of cleaning soap, even if you need to beautify your house or pamper your or your family's pores and skin. do-it-yourself cleaning soap isn't just a simple undertaking for any point craft lover, yet it's attractive, too!

Completely revised and up-to-date with details on organic materials, this easy-to-use advisor indicates you ways to:

Choose the proper soapmaking equipment

Blend colours and fragrant scents

Create every kind of cleaning soap, from tub cleaning soap to facial cleanser

Make soaps for vacation trips and particular events You'll additionally how you can superbly package deal your soaps and promote them at farmers' markets, neighborhood stores, and on-line craft websites. With those simple-to-follow recipes, gorgeous images, and professional information and recommendation, you'll be a soapmaking specialist in no time!

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Transfer mark for end of casing to hood. Cutting Directions Draw the pattern for the hood, as in step 1. 5 cm) for seam allowances. Adjust the pattern length, if necessary. Cut two pieces from the fabric, two pieces from the lining, and two pieces from the foam interlining. Cut a rectangle of fabric, 2" × 4" (5 × 10 cm), for the closure underlap. For a hood with petals, draw a pattern as on page 80, planning nine petals to fit around the hood opening, between marked dots, plus one petal that will be attached under the chin.

Edgestitch along the fold from the right side, beginning at end of one tail, continuing around neckline, and ending at end of opposite tail. 14 Finish the lower edge of gown with overlock or zigzag stitch. 5 cm) for hem; stitch. Repeat for sleeve hems, for gowns that do not have gathered sleeves. 34 Creative Costumes How to Sew a Gown with Gathered Sleeves 1 Sew the gown as on pages 31 to 34, steps 1 to 14. 3 cm) twice on lower edge of the sleeve. Stitch close to the first fold, leaving opening for inserting the elastic.

Straight edges are center back of crown. 28 to determine the radius of the inner brim. Draw a circle with this radius. Draw another circle from the same center point with a radius of 11" (28 cm). Cutting Directions Cut one crown, one brim, and one brim lining from the fabric, following the pattern as drawn on this page, in steps 1 to 3. Cut one crown and one brim from interfacing. You Will Need • 11⁄8 yd. 05 m) black fabric, at least 45" (115 cm) wide • 11⁄8 yd. 3 cm) seam allowances to all curved edges.

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