Added Jan 31, 2013
As we prepared for my daughters wedding the cost continued to rise, so after seeing that the pew decorations were going to cost $12 to $35 each pew, we decided to take this matter in to our own hands. There were no patterns on line to help and there was one on etsy with a cost of $10, so I would pass on that and just make up my own. After all how hard could a cone be? I grabbed a plate and traced around it on cardboard to make a template/pattern for my cones, and all 24 came together quickly. My tutorial is included if you find you are in need of quick wedding decoration. I also have made on a little larger to use as my door decoration for Valentines Day, so you can use yours for other things than just weddings. Maybe goody bags for a party, put on placemat to hold napkins and cutlery. The options are endless! Good luck and Happy sewing! Tutorial here: “Sew4My3” http://sew4my3.blogspot.com/2013/01/wedding-bells-are-ringing-pew-decor.html
1. Plate or bowl to trace around
2. Cardboard for template/pattern
5. 3yards of Burlap will make 24 small 10" pew cones
6. 3yards of lining fabric " " " " " " " " " "
8. Sewing machine
9. Hand needle
10. Jute rope/string
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