Lumberjack Flannel Shirts
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Lumberjack Flannel Shirts

Here’s a recycled-garment pillow task, we call the Lumberjack Pillow. It’s a good newbie stitching project.


Cutting Guidelines:

  • Unbutton top and switch wrong-side away.
  • Performing from the wrong part, key the lowest three to four buttons. Secure placket lower side with .
  • Follow manufacturer’s directions to make use of .
  • Edgestitch the low center front side placket.

Note from Nancy: Our plaid flannel top had a right back pleat. To avoid puckering, we topstitched the whole straight back pleat sealed.

  • Center pillow kind inside shirt. (Notice the top continues to be wrong side out.)


  • Keep consitently the pins in position.
  • Mark the pinned range with a .
  • Make use of a right stitch and 1″ seam allowance to sew right, left, and bottom edges.

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