Tuesday, 9 October 2012

I know, I know.....!!!!!!

Another cushion post, I did originally want to post all four cushions together, but other work has held up production & I don't like to leave it too long between posts, so here's finish number two.
In my defense I almost finished a third today, but just didn't.....!!!!!!!
So another round squashey, poofey, sweet pillow....


Heather Bailey freshcut, this fabric seems to be lasting forever, not that I'm complaining, its such a lovely line. I centred a mandala in the middle & its just the right touch.


Sweet pink ricrac on the edge.......I love ricrac, one of those timeless trims, I remember it on dresses when I was a kid, it just has a simple appeal that gives a perfect finish .....


Just right with this quilt. I did want to put this in my Etsy shop as I really need to stock up, but its not really right.....I'm not entirely satisfied with it, a wee bit out of shape (pics don't show that) & I didn't pay enough attention to small details, but I will def make some more & try to sell them.
I think I'll be finished the dresses tomorrow, one or two little details to do.....I tell you I will be sooo soooo happy to have them collected & away with the lovely bride to be.
Next week I have one huge pair of theatre curtains to make each one is 17ft by 17ft finish wahhhhhh!!!!!
Then I'm freeeeeeee...I cannot wait to get back to a normal routine & get working on building a proper Etsy shop. 
Christmas isn't all that far away & I do want to make quite a bit of christmassy bits...its so exciting, I love this time of year, the build up & preparations, especially when you do like to make gifts Eeeeekk

Anyhoo enough of that, thank you for dropping in, I love to receive & read your comments & browse your beautiful blogs, it really is a lovely pastime x
Hope you have a wonderful evening
Lots of love Karen xxxxxx



11 comments:

  1. It's really lovely! I'm the same, I pick to pieces everything I make! The colours go so well, I'm sure there are lots of people who will buy them! Ada :)

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  2. Love the pillow. I know what you mean about getting the dress out of there. I am only altering one bridesmaid dress and I will be soooooo glade when it is finished. I WILL have it done by Friday!

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  3. A very beautiful cushion.
    Anne xx

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  4. So so Pretty!!! I love that Heather Bailey line so much.

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  5. Gorgeous cushion, Karen! I love the Heather Bailey freshcut line of fabrics, and made my younger daughter a quilt using it a while ago....such gorgeous colours :)
    Have a happy rest of the week.
    Helen x

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  6. It's beautiful. Very pretty fabric and the crochet really finishes it off. xx

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  8. Wow hon you have been ridiculously busy haven't you! I can't believe my eyes at all the gorgeousness you have created in a short space of time. This cushion is beyond belief! I absolutely adore it. I have a thing for ric-rac too - a must have!! You are such a clever clogs aren't ya!!!
    Leah
    xx

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