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Wonderful booklet with easy to follow instructions for constructing a special sleeve using heirloom sewing technique. by Nancy Coburn of Ginger Snaps. Available through this link.

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This bonnet is so simple, but so sweet! Construction incorporates the basics of heirloom sewing by machine: joining lengths of lace and Swiss entredeux insertion with a tiny zig zag stitch. A ruffle of wide Swiss edging, rolled and whipped to the fancy band, frames the baby's face. A narrow piece of Swiss Nelona is rolled and whipped to the back. It is then gathered with ribbon run through a narrow casing.

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