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Make a Tree Skirt from a $2 Throw Blanket
10 steps
Hello!
What you’ll need
Throw Blanket
Trim
If your throw blanket is not square, fold one corner in and cut to make a perfect square
1. If your throw blanket is not square, fold one corner in and cut to make a perfect square
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Fold the square in half, then again in half to make a smaller square
2. Fold the square in half, then again in half to make a smaller square
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Cut a semicircle in the corner where there are no open edges. This is where the tree will come out.
3. Cut a semicircle in the corner where there are no open edges. This is where the tree will come out.
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Trim the outermost edge of the square to make a curved, semicircle shape
4. Trim the outermost edge of the square to make a curved, semicircle shape
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Unfold the skirt and trim to perfect the shape if needed
5. Unfold the skirt and trim to perfect the shape if needed
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(Optional) Finish off the raw edges using a serger or zig zag stitch
6. (Optional) Finish off the raw edges using a serger or zig zag stitch
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Pin down your trim on the outer circle, right sides together
7. Pin down your trim on the outer circle, right sides together
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Top stitch the trim down
8. Top stitch the trim down
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Finish off the edge with the trim using a serger or zig zag stitch
9. Finish off the edge with the trim using a serger or zig zag stitch
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(Optional) Cut a slit through the skirt, and add buttons to make it easier to get the skirt on!
10. (Optional) Cut a slit through the skirt, and add buttons to make it easier to get the skirt on!
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Thanks!