How to make a backyard tipi

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Sewing tipi cover

Backyard tipi: Cut and hem

Fold selvage to selvage (see figure). Cut top 3 inches from fold; cut bottom 31½ inches from fold. Repeat to cut both pieces as shown.

Fold seam to outside and top-stitch. Hem top 1/2 inch, turn again 1/2 inch, stitch. Hem bottom 1/2 inch, turn again 1/2 inch, stitch.

 

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