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Five Quick And Easy Father’s Day Makes

There’s nothing more special than receiving a homemade present, so why not treat your dad to a gift that’s been stitched with love this year? If you’re looking to whip up something quick in time for Sunday, you’re bound to find a project that’ll put a smile on your father’s face.

 

 

 

 

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If you’re taking your dad out for a luxury meal on Sunday, get him prepared with a smart buttoned waistcoat. This pattern features a range of techniques from making patch pockets to stitching in a zip. It’s bound to become a stylish staple in his wardrobe!

 

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Every dad needs a pair of jammies and this matching father and son set is both practical and adorable! Part of Simplicity’s Easy-To-Sew range, this pattern is also great for beginner stitchers. If you’ve got leftover fabric, why not make both the shorts and trousers?

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If your dad is forever losing his stationery, we’ve got just the answer! This handy mug cosy can be slipped over a cup and stacked full of essentials to see him through the year. Choose a vibrant or sentimental fabric to make him smile while in the office.

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For any new dads, this practical nappy bag, complete with a washable burp cloth and bottle holder, will be a lifesaver! For an extra surprise, why not fill the bag with everything they’ll need for the next few months with their newborn?

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If your dad is a handyman who loves nothing more than time in his shed, this vintage apron is a fun but useful gift that’ll help to keep his clothes dirt and grease-free. The pattern also has two deep apron pockets for storing tools while on the move.

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