Dr.Who_suspendersThese Doctor Who suspenders are a great complement to your Doctor Who bow tie. These instructions are simple and require minimum time! Supplies available at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
Supplies and Tools:

  • 1/4 yd. Doctor Who Packed TARDIS Cotton Fabric
  • Four mitten/ suspender clips
  • 1/2 yd. 1” wide black elastic
  • Basic sewing supplies & sewing machine

Directions:

Cutting:

  1. Two 41” x 4” from fabric and two from fusible interfacing = straps
  2. Four 4” pieces of 1” wide black elastic

Assembly:

  1. Fuse the interfacing to the wrong sides of the fabric.
  2. Fold fabric in half and stitch down the length. Turn the fabric inside outand press.
  3. Thread the elastic on to the clip and stay stitch the ends together.Repeat for all 4 clips.
  4. Tuck the raw edges of the fabric inward and insert the stitched end of theelastic 1/2” in and top stitch in place. Double stitch the ends for addedstrength.
  5. 8 – 10” from the one end of each of the straps over lap and create a Xshape. Stitch a 1” square at the intersection of the straps, double stitch for added strength.