The "Betsy Ross Flag" is the title given to this iconic early American flag because of the legend that is behind it.
The flag has 13 red and white stripes and a circle of white stars on a blue canton.
This flag pattern from Flossie Potter is a companion to the "Betsy Ross Shop Dress" and the "Betsy Ross Shop Apron & Cap."
This 21-page PDF sewing pattern contains 12 pages of full-color illustrated instructions, 5 pages of pattern pieces, and 3 pages of printable summary instructions (to save on printer ink!).
Recommended Fabrics: cotton
1/4 yd (45-inch wide) opaque cotton (for each color: red, white, blue)
Not suitable for batiste or stretch fabrics.
NOTE: There should be no "right" or "wrong" sides to these fabrics.
Pellon EZ Steam(R) II
Small, sharp scissors
Rotary cutter and mat (helpful)
(optional) hand needle
Skill Level: Easy Plus
What You Get: One 21 page sewing pattern that you digitally download as a PDF file so you can start your project immediately! The PDF sewing pattern provides full color step-by-step illustrated instructions and full size pattern pieces. A PDF reader is required to view and print the files (example: Adobe Reader or Preview for MAC). The download link is received immediately after the transaction is complete. Print copies are NOT available.Download, Print, Sew!
The way this flag is made gives you a great final finish on the back as well as the front. Good step by step instructions with photos. Great addition to your BETSY ROSS SHOP DRESS .
Find out a little more about the first flag of our country and enjoy making a replica., especially if you have the otherBetsy Ross patterns. Complete your set and have all the parts needed to stage the famous picture of Betsy Ross sewing the first US flag. Complete and detailed instructions will guide you through this process and at the end you will have a flag you can be proud to wave!