Added Jun 3, 2011
Stitch interfaced halves of band pieces to vertical edges of front. Press seam allowances of band joining seams and of other long edges of band pieces toward bands. Clip seam allowances of front diagonally into corners. Fold bands to inside on fold line and baste inside edge in place. Topstitch bands close to joining seams. Work buttonholes in right band. Lay bottom end of right band on bottom end of left band. Stitch ends together to front. Topstitch front close to lower band joining seam, then stitch bottom ends of bands together as marked.
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