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16 August 2009

Coffee doesn't have arms, but here are more sleeves


Working on building (sewing) an inventory of my creations to sell at a craft fair before Christmas. Here are the latest 10 (um, correction: 11) coffee sleeves.

Yes, you do see Elvis. And the Miami Dolphin. And several Hawaiian prints left over from our trip to Hilo a year and a half ago.

Again, these are all made from fabric scraps. Time, plus batting, velcro and thread are my outlay.

5 comments:

  1. Very nice. Where did you get the pattern from, made yourself or bought?

    Perky Paula

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  2. I don't know how CJ developed her pattern but you can make your own. Get a paper sleeve from one of the coffee stands, cut it open on one side. Add seamallowances all around plus an inch for overlap on one side.

    Sharon

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  3. I did exactly what Sharon says.

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  4. You are selling trademarked items: Elvis and the Miami Dolphins. You might want to reconsider this. The owners of the trademark could make things very difficult for you.

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  5. The Dolphins sleeve is my hubby's, so it's not being sold. Guess I'll give away Elvis as a gift to someone. Thanks for the warning. I thought I'd be ok because I paid for the fabric... and the fabric manufacturer paid royalties to the trademark holders.

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